Meaning of LACTARIUS in English

lakˈta(a)rēəs, -ter-, -tār- noun

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, milky

: a large genus of white-spored agarics (family Agaricaceae) that exude a white or colored milky juice when cut or broken and that include an edible species ( L. deliciosus ) and some poisonous ones

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