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|Noun||1.||genus Volvariella - an important genus of mushrooms in the Orient|
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
Chinese mushroom, straw mushroom, Volvariella volvacea - 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
Volvariella bombycina - a mushroom with a dry yellowish to white fibrillose cap