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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discinanoun

    any fungus of the genus Discina


  1. discina

    Discina is a genus of fungi in the family Discinaceae. The fungi of this genus are typically characterized by their cup or disc-like shape, which can adapt to the environment they grow in. They are commonly found on decayed wood or on the ground in woodland areas.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discinanoun

    a genus of Branchiopoda, having a disklike shell, attached by one valve, which is perforated by the peduncle

  2. Etymology: [NL., fr. L. discus disk, Gr. .]


  1. Discina

    Discina is a genus of ascomycete fungi related to the false morels of the genus Gyromitra. There are 20 species in the genus. They bear dish- or cup-shaped fruit bodies. The best known member is the pig ear, which is deemed edible after thorough cooking, although is viewed with suspicion given its relation to the highly toxic false morels.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of discina in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of discina in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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