What does agaricus mean?

agaricus meaning in General Dictionary

type genus of Agaricaceae; gill fungi having brown spores and including a number of edible types

Sentence Examples with the word agaricus

Across the cap belong to Agaricus arvensis, called from its large size and coarse texture the horse mushroom, which grows in meadows and damp shady places, and though generally wholesome is coarse and sometimes indigestible.

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