Gyromitra

noun
Gy·ro·mi·tra | \ˌjī-rō-ˈmī-trə, ˌjir-ə- \

Medical Definition of Gyromitra 

: a genus of ascomycetous fungi (family Helvellaceae) that are usually poisonous and often deadly when eaten and that typically have a cap which is either wavy and bumpy or has convolutions resembling a brain — see false morel

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