Definitions

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  • adjective Having the form or characteristics of a mushroom

Etymologies

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mushroom +‎ -like

Examples

  • A few darker boulders poked mushroomlike heads above the uneven lawn.

    A Corridor in the Asylum

  • Most weeks I remember to leave a white cooler out for the Dairy Fairy's use, but on those rare occasions when I forget, a magical light Styrofoam container springs up mushroomlike from the concrete to safeguard our precious dairy treasures.

    Mythical figures and other childhood illusions

  • Most weeks I remember to leave a white cooler out for the Dairy Fairy's use, but on those rare occasions when I forget, a magical light Styrofoam container springs up mushroomlike from the concrete to safeguard our precious dairy treasures.

    Mythical figures and other childhood illusions

  • In his largest project to date, Mr. Mayer H. is redeveloping a major square in Seville with a network of enormous, mushroomlike structures.

    Architects Who Add Sex Appeal

  • A new study finds that virtual colonoscopy, a method that uses a C.T. scanner for colon cancer screening, can be just as effective as traditional colonoscopy in finding polyps, the mushroomlike growths from which most cancers arise.

    Medpundit

  • As they were packing up their gear, wordless with fatigue, Hasa noticed a small fist-sized herbivore attacking a clump of mushroomlike basidiocarps growing on a fallen log just outside their resting place.

    Drowning World

  • As they were packing up their gear, wordless with fatigue, Hasa noticed a small fist-sized herbivore attacking a clump of mushroomlike basidiocarps growing on a fallen log just outside their resting place.

    Drowning World

  • Instead he told his wife and together they saw, at the front of the house, a cone-shaped object with a top that was mushroomlike in appearance.

    Space Ships of the Visitors

  • Instead he told his wife and together they saw, at the front of the house, a cone-shaped object with a top that was mushroomlike in appearance.

    Space Ships of the Visitors

  • Instead he told his wife and together they saw, at the front of the house, a cone-shaped object with a top that was mushroomlike in appearance.

    Space Ships of the Visitors

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