witches' butter


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Related to witches' butter: Yellow Brain Fungus, Tremella mesenterica

witches' butter

n
(Plants) See jelly fungus
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Noun1.witches' butter - a yellow jelly funguswitches' butter - a yellow jelly fungus    
jelly fungus - any fungus of the order Tremellales or Auriculariales whose fruiting body is jellylike in consistency when fresh
genus Tremella, Tremella - fungi with yellowish gelatinous sporophores having convolutions resembling those of the brain
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References in periodicals archive ?
Mae menyn y wrach (Exidia glandulosa; Witches' butter) a menyn yr eithin (Tremella mesenterica; Yellow brain fungus) yn ddau ffwng sy'n gymharol gyffredin.