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Definition of the noun agaricus

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  1. type genus of Agaricaceae; gill fungi having brown spores and including several edible species

Phrases with Agaricus

  1. Agaricus Iris
  2. Agaricus Rubi
  3. Agaricus Udus
  4. Agaricus Cacao
  5. Agaricus Favus
  6. Agaricus Macer
  7. Agaricus Mitis
  8. Agaricus Mucor
  9. Agaricus Ocior
  10. Agaricus Purus
  11. Agaricus Tener
  12. Agaricus Adonis
  13. Agaricus Almeni
  14. Agaricus Alneti
  15. Agaricus Apalus
  16. Agaricus Aratus
  17. Agaricus Dubius
  18. Agaricus Edodes
  19. Agaricus Fallax
  20. genus agaricus

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Google previewBiology Lab Manual

by Neena Sinha, R Rangarajan, R P Manchanda, R K Gupta, Rajesh Kumar

Agaricus is a saprophyte. (ii) It is found growing in ground, lawn, wood logs, manure piles in rainy season. (iii) It is small, white, cream coloured umbrella like structure. (iv) A. compestris is the most common form of mushroom which is edible.

Google previewThe Diversity and Evolution of Plants (1995)

by Lorentz C. Pearson

Closely related to Agaricus is the genus Amanita, containing some of the most poisonous plants known to man, along with some edible species and some hallucinogenic species. Amanita pballoides is especially poisonous, and there arc ...

Google previewThe Kingdom Fungi (2010)

The Biology of Mushrooms, Molds, and Lichens by Steven L. Stephenson

For example, Agaricus is the genus name and bisporus the specific epithet of the most common cultivated mushroom. The binomial that has been given to a particular species is complete only when it is followed by the authority name, the last ...

Google previewA Hand-book on the Diseases of Children and Their Homeopathic Treatment (1895)

by Charles Edmund Fisher

Agaricus is a king among remedies for true cerebral chorea. Phosphoric acid. — Phosphoric acid is a remedy of value in chorea with great weakness and prostration as the characteristic condition. Lilium tigrinum. — Li Hum suits uterine and ...

Google previewDiseases of Children (1999)

by Charles E. Fisher

Agaricus is a king among remedies for true cerebral chorea. Phosphoric acid. — Phosphoric acid is a remedy of value in chorea with great weakness and prostration as the characteristic condition. Lilium tigrinum. — Lilium suits uterine and ...

Google previewBotany For Degree Students Fungi (2011)

by A K Sinha

Agaricus is a saprophyte and grows in the open fields, grass lands and in soil in cellulose and lignin materials.

Google previewChambers's Journal (1854)

by William Chambers, Robert Chambers

There are six genera thus constituted which furnish fungi fit for the table; but Agaricus is that to which we are most indebted. The distinctive mark of this genus is, that beneath the fleshy cap lie laminated plates called gills, placed at right angles ...

Google previewChambers's Journal of Popular Literature, Science and Arts (1854)

There are six genera thus constituted which furnish fungi fit for the table ; but Agaricus is that to which we are most indebted. The distinctive mark of this genus is, that beneath the fleshy cap lie laminated plates called gills, placed at right angles ...

Google previewChambers's Edinburgh journal, conducted by W. Chambers. [Continued as] Chambers's Journal of popular literature, science and arts (1854)

by Chambers's journal

There are six genera thus constituted which furnish fungi fit for the table ; but Agaricus is that to which we are most indebted. The distinctive mark of this genus is, that beneath the fleshy cap lie laminated plates called gills, placed at right angles ...

Google previewA Dictionary of General Knowledge (1831)

Or An Explanation of Words and Things Connected with All the Arts and Sciences : Illustrated with Numerous Wood Cuts by George Crabb

Agaricus is the generic name of all mushrooms. AGATE. A precious stone, first found in Sicily; it is a mineral composed of various substances, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cultivated Plants (2013)

From Acacia to Zinnia by Christopher Cumo

The genus Agaricus obtains nutrients from manure; the genera Lentinula, Pleuratus, Flammuline, Auricularia, Pholiota, Tremella, Agrocybe, and Gonoderma grow on wood; the genera Volvariella, Strepharia, and Lomprinus derive sustenance ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

2: any mushroom of the family Agaricaceae, especially those of the genus Agaricus. agaricoid. resembling an agaric. Agaricus (agaric; agaricus). a large genus of mushrooms (Family Agaricaceae). some species of which are edtble, others of ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica

by John Henry Clarke

Agaricus muscarius. Fly Agaric. Bug Agaric. Champignon fou. (Europe, Asia, and America ; in dry places, especially in dry pine woods.) N. 0. Fungi. Trituration of the carefully dried-up cap (pileus) ; or tincture of the fresh fungus. Clinical.

Google previewLexicon Medicum, Or, Medical Dictionary (1845)

Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Botany, Chemistry, Materia Medica, Midwifery, Mineralogy, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, and the Various Branches of Natural Philosophy Connected with Medicine ... by Robert Hooper

Agaricus volcaceus afforded Braconnot fungin , ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

More than 1,000 species are known and referred to AGARICUS, the typical genus of the Order.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

confluent with but heterogenous from the cartilaginous stem More than 1,000 species are known and referred to Agaricus, the typical genus of the Order.

Google previewA dictionary of diet; being a practical treatise on all pabulary and nutritive substances, etc (1834)

by J. S. Forsyth

Agaricus Campestris (1), common field, a cultivated mushroom. A. Chantarellus (2), chanterelle.

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry and the Allied Branches of Other Sciences (1879)

by Henry Watts

AGARICUS. 61.

Google previewThe New London Medical and Surgical Dictionary, Etc (1826)

by J. S. Forsyth

' AGARICUS. (Ayapimg: fromAgario, a town in Asia; or from Agarus, a river in Surmatia , now Malawoudn) . Agaric.

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