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toadstool

noun toad·stool \-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
TOADSTOOL Defined for Kids

toadstool

noun toad·stool \ˈtōd-ˌstül\

Definition of TOADSTOOL for Kids

:  a mushroom especially when poisonous or unfit for food
Medical Dictionary

toadstool

noun toad·stool \-ˌstül\

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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