porcini

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English[edit]

Boletus edulis1.jpg
A pile of dried porcini

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian, plural of porcino

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Noun[edit]

porcini (plural porcini)

  1. An edible mushroom (Boletus edulis), prized for its flavor.
    Robbie, on the other hand, on his first trip out with Clara's brother Licio, gathered twenty-three porcini (more than his guide) [1]

Usage notes[edit]

Although derived from the Italian plural, this noun is used for both singular and plural.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

porcini m

  1. plural form of porcino

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

porcīnī

  1. nominative masculine plural of porcīnus
  2. genitive masculine singular of porcīnus
  3. genitive neuter singular of porcīnus
  4. vocative masculine plural of porcīnus