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Definition of morel noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

morel

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//məˈrel//
 
; NAmE NAmE//məˈrel//
 
(also morel mushroom)
 
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a type of mushroom that you can eat, with a top that is full of holes Word Origin late 17th cent.: from French morille, from Dutch morilje; related to German Morchel ‘fungus’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: morel