amanita phalloides

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Amanita phalloides Amanita phal·loi·des (fə-loi'dēz')
n.
A mushroom containing toxins such as phalloidine and amanitin that cause gastroenteritis and necrosis of the liver and kidneys.

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amanita phalloides

noun
extremely poisonous usually white fungus with a prominent cup-shaped base; differs from edible Agaricus only in its white gills [syn: death cap
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