Marasmius

noun
Ma·​ras·​mi·​us | \ -mēəs \

Definition of Marasmius

: a genus of mostly small-sized white-spored mushrooms (family Agaricaceae) having a tough leathery stem and cap and lacking both ring and volva — see fairy ring, thread blight

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History and Etymology for Marasmius

New Latin, from Late Latin marasmus

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“Marasmius.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Marasmius. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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