elf-cup

noun

any of various cup-shaped ascomycetous fungi of the order Pezizales, often strikingly coloured, such as the orange-peel elf-cup (Aleuria aurantia), which is bright orange inside and dirty white outside, and the scarlet elf-cup (Sarcoscypha coccinea)

Nearby words

  1. eleventh hour,
  2. elevon,
  3. elevsís,
  4. elf,
  5. elf owl,
  6. elfin,
  7. elfin forest,
  8. elfinwood,
  9. elfish,
  10. elfishly

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