Chinese mushroom

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Noun1.Chinese mushroom - small tropical and subtropical edible mushroom having a white cap and long stem; an expensive delicacy in China and other Asian countries where it is grown commercially
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
genus Volvariella, Volvariella - an important genus of mushrooms in the Orient
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More than half the world's mushrooms are now grown in China, the Chinese Edible Fungi Association was quoted by China's official news agency Xinhua as saying Wednesday.
Chinese mushrooms are also used in a variety of health foods and medicines, some of which may help prevent cancer, Liu Caimin of the Chinese Edible Fungi Association was quoted by Xinhua as saying.