meadow mushroom


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meadow mushroom

n.
An edible white mushroom (Agaricus campestris) that thrives in moist grassy areas.

meadow mushroom

n
(Plants) a saprotrophic agaricaceous edible fungus, Agaricus campestris, having a white cap with pink or brown gills on the underside

mead′ow mush`room


n.
an edible white mushroom of the genus Agaricus, esp. A. campestris, cultivated for commerce.
[1880–85]
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Noun1.meadow mushroom - common edible mushroom found naturally in moist open soilmeadow mushroom - common edible mushroom found naturally in moist open soil; the cultivated mushroom of commerce
agaric - a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside
Agaricus, genus Agaricus - type genus of Agaricaceae; gill fungi having brown spores and including several edible species
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And some are not only edible but incredible: the chanterelle, morel, porcini, meadow mushroom (or wild portabello), and chicken of the woods, to name a few.
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The Meadow mushroom has pink gills and the Death Cup has white gills, so be careful.
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