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|lacunose||a surface with wide sunken pits like an irregular honey comb|
|lamellae||other name for gills|
|lamellulae||gills that don’t reach the stem interspersed between lamellae|
|latex||fluid often milky that oozes from cut surfaces in some species. Characteristic of Lactarius|
|lignicolous||growing on wood|
|luminescent||emission of light, glows in the dark. Characteristic of some fungi e.g. Omphalotus|