Definitions For Esculent


ESCULENT (plural ESCULENTs) Something edible, especially a vegetable; a comestible. (mycophagy) An edible mushroom.

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edible, edible. "good enough to eat, good enough to eat": attractive.


{{PIE root, en, h₁ed}} From {{etyl, la, en}} esculentus, ēsculentus, edible; nutritious; full of food, from ēsca, , food.


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The word Esculent is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Esculent in a Sentence

  • Harvesting wild mushrooms is no business for amateurs, since some of the esculent ones closely resemble poisonous varieties

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