Definition of Lorchel
1. Noun. A large fungus of the family Helvellaceae.
Group relationships: Family Helvellaceae, Helvellaceae
Specialized synonyms: Gyromitra Brunnea, Gyromitra Fastigiata
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Literary usage of Lorchel
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Eastern Alps Including the Bavarian Highlands, Tyrol, Salzburg, Upper by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1907)
"Hinter-Eiss, interesting (guide 15 A'., to the Hochalm 6 K., not indispensable; provisions should betaken). Road via the (5 M.) shooting-box Im lorchel ..."
2. The Knights of the Cross; Or Krzyżacy: Historical Romance by Henryk Sienkiewicz (1900)
"De lorchel" shouted Zbyszko, "you are here !" Then he embraced him because he remembered and was thankful of de ..."