toadstool

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toad·stool

noun \-ˌstül\

: a kind of fungus that is similar to a mushroom, that consists of a round cap on a short stem, and that is often poisonous

Full Definition of TOADSTOOL

:  a fungus having an umbrella-shaped pileus :  mushroom; especially :  a poisonous or inedible one as distinguished from an edible mushroom

First Known Use of TOADSTOOL

14th century

toad·stool

noun \-ˌstül\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TOADSTOOL

: a fungus having an umbrella-shaped pileus : mushroom; especially : a poisonous or inedible one as distinguished from an edible mushroom

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