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hygrophorus turundus


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Noun hygrophorus turundus has 1 sense
  1. Hygrophorus turundus - a small fungus with orange cap and yellow gills found in sphagnum bogs
    --1 is a kind of
    --1 is a member of Hygrophorus, genus Hygrophorus

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Term: Hygrophorus turundus


Hygrophorus turundus is a species of mushroom commonly found in damp forest areas. It belongs to the Hygrophorus genus and is characterized by its funnel-shaped cap, slim stem, and white gills. This mushroom is known for its distinct fruity aroma and is often sought after by mushroom enthusiasts for its culinary uses.


1. Noun: Hygrophorus turundus refers to the specific mushroom species described above.

2. Adjective: Hygrophorus turundus describes anything related to or resembling the physical characteristics or properties of this mushroom species.


1. Culinary Usage:

Hygrophorus turundus is highly esteemed in gourmet cooking and is often used in the preparation of various dishes, such as risottos, sauces, and soups.

Sample Sentence: "The delicate flavor and unique aroma of Hygrophorus turundus made it the perfect ingredient for the mushroom risotto."

2. Scientific Research:

Researchers are studying the biochemical composition of Hygrophorus turundus to better understand its medicinal properties and potential applications in pharmaceuticals.

Sample Sentence: "The study revealed that Hygrophorus turundus contains compounds with potential antioxidant properties."

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