oyster mushroom definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few edible mushrooms associated with the genus Pleurotus, having a soft, flavorful, grayish cap.
    • a standard mushroom prized for the edibility and lack of complicated look-alikes.
    • edible agaric with a soft greyish cap developing in shelving masses on lifeless lumber

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