/ˈbluəts/ (say 'bloohuhts)

any of several edible fungi of the genus Lepista.
{probably from blue, because of the colour of the stalk. Compare French bluet}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • blewits — lewits n. 1. same as {blewit}. Syn: blewit, Tricholoma personatum. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blewits — noun /ˈbluːɪts/ A type of edible mushroom. Even the homely wood blewits, that you cook like tripe, with milk and onions, and the egg yolk yellow chanterelle with its fan vaulting and faint smell of apricots, all spring up overnight like bubbles… …   Wiktionary

  • blewits — n. edible bluish mushroom with a brown cap, blewitn. edible bluish mushroom with a brown cap, blewits …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blewits — blew·its …   English syllables

  • blewits —   n. kind of edible mushroom …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • blewits — n. any fungus of the genus Tricholoma, with edible lilac stemmed mushrooms. Etymology: prob. f BLUE(1) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blewits Court —    See Blewitt s Buildings …   Dictionary of London

  • Blewit — This article discusses blewit mushrooms. A number of subjects share similar spellings. See Blewitt and Bluet for disambiguation.taxobox image caption = Wood blewit ( Clitocybe nuda ) image width = 250px name = Blewit regnum = Fungi… …   Wikipedia

  • Clitocybe nuda — Wood blewit (Clitocybe nuda) Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi …   Wikipedia

  • Lepista personata — Field blewit (Lepista personata) in its natural habitat Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi …   Wikipedia

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