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Another word for mushroom

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Verb
  1. To increase or expand suddenly, rapidly, or without control

      1. To cause rapid nuclear fusion or fission in, with accompanying destructive force
      2. (Golf) To hit (a ball) from a sand trap with an explosion shot
      3. To cause to change suddenly and violently from a solid or liquid to a quickly expanding gas
      1. To grow rapidly in significance, importance, or size:
      2. To cause to grow or increase rapidly.
      3. To increase or accumulate rapidly and uncontrollably, like a ball of snow rolling down a snow-covered hill
    See also:

    increase

Another word for mushroom

Noun
      1. Any of a number of fleshy, umbrella-shaped, basidiomycetous fungi; mushroom; esp., in popular usage, any poisonous mushroom
      2. A fungus with an umbrella-shaped fruiting body, especially one thought to be inedible or poisonous.
      1. Something that grows suddenly and rapidly like a fungus
      2. Any of numerous spore-producing eukaryotic organisms of the kingdom Fungi, which lack chlorophyll and vascular tissue and range in form from a single cell to a mass of branched filamentous hyphae that often produce specialized fruiting bodies. The kingdom includes the yeasts, smuts, rusts, mushrooms, and many molds, excluding the slime molds and the water molds.
      3. Any of a large division (Eumycota) of thallophytes, including molds, mildews, mushrooms, rusts, and smuts, that are parasites on living organisms or that feed upon dead organic material: fungi lack chlorophyll, true roots, stems, and leaves, and reproduce by means of spores: in some systems of biological classification, these organisms are placed in a separate kingdom (Fungi) and are not considered to be plants
      1. Any of various edible, fleshy, irregularly rounded ascomycetous fungi, chiefly of the genus Tuber, that grow underground on or near the roots of trees and are valued as a delicacy.
      2. Any of various round candies made of chocolate, butter or cream, sugar, and various flavorings, often coated with cocoa powder.
      3. Any of an order (Tuberales) of fleshy, edible, potato-shaped ascomycetous fungi that grow underground; esp., any of a European genus (Tuber) which are cultivated and regarded as a delicacy
Verb
  1. See also:

    grow

    increase