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amanita

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noun am·a·ni·ta \ˌam-ə-ˈnīt-ə, -ˈnēt-\

Medical Definition of amanita

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of widely distributed white-spored basidiomycetous fungi (family Amanitaceae) that includes some deadly poisonous forms (as the death cap)

  2. 2:  a fungus of the genus Amanita



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