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magic mushroom

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magic mushroom

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(Recreational Drugs) informal any of various types of fungi that contain a hallucinogenic substance, esp Psilocybe mexicana, which contains psilocybin
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Noun1.magic mushroom - the button-shaped top of the mescal cactusmagic mushroom - the button-shaped top of the mescal cactus; a source of psilocybin
mescaline, peyote - the hallucinatory alkaloid that is the active agent in mescal buttons
Lophophora williamsii, mescal, mezcal, peyote - a small spineless globe-shaped cactus; source of mescal buttons
plant organ - a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus
Translations
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Now, if only the council would demystify its (ie the ratepayers') recently agreed "multi-million pound" loan to the hotel at Coombe Abbey, we might be reassured we haven't nibbled a magic mushroom and are hallucinating.