from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of agarics having reddish or pinkish angular spores, a somewhat fleshy stem and pileus, and no volva or annulus. The species are widely distributed, occurring in fields and woodlands.
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- n. agarics with pink spores but lacking both volva and annulus (includes some that are poisonous)
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