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cloud ear

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noun
  1. a thin, blackish edible mushroom, Auricularia polytricha, used especially in Chinese cookery.
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Origin of cloud ear

apparently an erroneous translation of Chinese mùêr, equivalent to tree + êr ear(s)
Also called mu ehr.
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