from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A poisonous, usually white mushroom (Amanita phalloides) having a prominent cup-shaped base. Also called death angel, death cap.
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- n. extremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped base; differs from edible Agaricus only in its white gills
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