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Overview of noun mushroom

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1. mushroom -- (common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool))

2. mushroom -- (mushrooms and related fleshy fungi (including toadstools, puffballs, morels, coral fungi, etc.))

3. mushroom -- (any of various fleshy fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota consisting of a cap at the end of a stem arising from an underground mycelium)

4. mushroom, mushroom cloud, mushroom-shaped cloud -- (a large cloud of rubble and dust shaped like a mushroom and rising into the sky after an explosion (especially of a nuclear bomb))

5. mushroom -- (fleshy body of any of numerous edible fungi)

Overview of verb mushroom

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1. mushroom -- (pick or gather mushrooms; "We went mushrooming in the Fall")

2. mushroom -- (grow and spread fast; "The problem mushroomed")

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