Meaning of AGARIC in English

Any fungus of the family Agaricaceae, including the familiar commercially grown mushroom .

Agarics have spore -bearing cells (basidia) located on thin sheets called gills. Best known of the agarics is the genus Agaricus ( Psalliota ), which includes some 60 species, the most prominent being the edible meadow, or field, mushroom, A. campestris , and the common cultivated mushroom, A. bisporus.

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