mushroom poisoning

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Noun1.mushroom poisoning - toxic condition caused by eating certain species of mushrooms (especially Amanita species)
food poisoning, gastrointestinal disorder - illness caused by poisonous or contaminated food
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Eating a wild poisonous mushroom, raw or cooked, can result in people becoming very ill and, in some cases, it can result in liver failure.
In another section of the book, the Jew is described as the "most poisonous mushroom in existence.
He supplies mushrooms to Boston restaurants and joked he would have to feed a poisonous mushroom to anyone to whom he revealed his hunting places.
Because virtually no other mushrooms resemble morels during their prime growing season, the chance of bringing home a poisonous mushroom is greatly reduced.
The poisonous mushroom Russula Emetica, commonly known as "the sickener", is hoarded and eaten by the red squirrel.
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Legend has it that the Buddha died by ingesting a poisonous mushroom that was given to him by a peasant believing it to be a delicacy.
Birth weight and congenital anomalies following poisonous mushroom intoxication during pregnancy.
A 55-year-old man from Gunma Prefecture has died after eating a poisonous mushroom he picked in a mountainous area of the prefecture, health officials in the prefectural government said Thursday.
In the same way that a poisonous mushroom does not allow the luxury of trial-and-error learning, so, too, are many threats of early childhood unforgiving.
Take, for example, a mushroom encyclopedia Baldwin discusses in his article, which erroneously identifies a poisonous mushroom as harmless.