Fomes igniarius


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Noun1.Fomes igniarius - fungus used in the preparation of punk for fusesFomes igniarius - fungus used in the preparation of punk for fuses
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
Fomes, genus Fomes - genus of bracket fungi forming corky or woody perennial shelflike sporophores often of large size; includes some that cause destructive heartrot in trees
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Smoke from lit Fomes igniarius, Fomes fomentarius, Polyporus betulinus, and Daedalea quercina could be used to calm wild honeybees while people gathered their delicious honey.