HyperDic: annulus

English > 2 senses of the word annulus:
NOUNshapeannulus, ring, halo, doughnut, anchor ringa toroidal shape
plantannulus, skirt(Fungi) a remnant of the partial veil that in mature mushrooms surrounds the stem like a collar
English > annulus: 2 senses > noun 1, shape
MeaningA toroidal shape.
Synonymsring, halo, doughnut, anchor ring
Narrowerfairy ring, fairy circleA ring of fungi marking the periphery of the perennial underground growth of the mycelium
BroadertoroidThe doughnut-shaped object enclosed by a torus
Spanishanillo
English > annulus: 2 senses > noun 2, plant
Meaning(Fungi) a remnant of the partial veil that in mature mushrooms surrounds the stem like a collar.
Synonymskirt
CategoryFungi, kingdom Fungi, fungus kingdomThe taxonomic kingdom including yeast, molds, smuts, mushrooms, and toadstools
Part ofpartial veilmembrane of the young / young sporophore of various mushrooms extending from the margin of the cap to the stem and is ruptured by growth
Broaderplant part, plant structureAny part of a plant or fungus
Spanishanillo, ánulo
Catalananell

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