Agaricus campestris


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Noun1.Agaricus campestris - common edible mushroom found naturally in moist open soilAgaricus campestris - 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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Antihyperglycemic, insulin releasing, and insulin-like activity has been reported for Agaricus campestris (Gray and Flatt, 1998).
39: Agaricus campestris is the scientific name for which wild foodstuff?