agaricus definition

  • noun:
    • a big and crucial genus of fungi, characterized by having a fleshy cap or pileus, and many radiating dishes or gills where are manufactured the nude spores.
    • type genus of Agaricaceae; gill fungi having brown spores and including a number of delicious species

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