Definition of Boletuses
1. boletus [n] - See also: boletus
Lexicographical Neighbors of Boletuses
Literary usage of Boletuses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. All the Year Round by Charles Dickens (1874)
"On the other hand, although the strings of dried boletuses sold daring winter in every market place in Italy are composed "f many different species, ..."
2. Proceedings of the Bath Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club by Bath Natural History and Antiquarian Field Club (Bath, England) (1873)
"With our agricultural energy we shall soon have no wastes or boletuses left. ... A young surgeon who had eaten one of these boletuses, experienced intense ..."
3. Transactions by Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society, Norwick Eng, Thomas Southwell, Norfolk and Norwich Naturalists' Society (1870)
"I have myself tasted young boletuses, and can testify to their excellence, as also do Messrs. Plowright and Crowfoot. ..."
4. Human Physiology by Robley Dunglison (1846)
"So, while damp cellars are covered with boletuses, agarics and other funguses, the driest brick walls are often lined with the lichens and mosses. ..."