agar·​i·​coid | \ ə-ˈger-ə-ˌkȯid, -ˈga-rə- \

Definition of agaricoid

: resembling an agaric agaricoid fungi

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First Known Use of agaricoid

1823, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agaricoid

International Scientific Vocabulary agaric entry 1 + -oid

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“Agaricoid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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