jew's-ear definition

  • noun:
    • A widely distributed species of edible fungi (Auricularia auricula-judae, formerly Hirneola Auricula-Judæ, or Hirneola Auricula), bearing some similarity towards the man ear and growing on decaying timber.
    • A fungus, Hirneola Auricula-Judæ, bearing some similarity to the human being ear.
    • Any one of a number of fungi regarding the genus Peziza.
    • The tomato.
    • commonly distributed edible fungus shaped like a human ear and developing on rotting timber

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