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Definitions of mushroom:

part of speech: adjective

Made from mushrooms; like them in quickness of growth.

part of speech: noun

An edible fungus which grows rapidly, used for making sauces; figuratively, an upstart.

part of speech: noun

An eatable fungus, or plant without stem, root, leaves, or flowers, shaped some what like an umbrella, and growing very quickly in a moist, dark place; anything like this fungus in quickness of growth; an upstart.

part of speech: noun

The common name of certain fungi, esp. such as are edible: ( fig.) one who rises suddenly from a low condition: an upstart.

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