Definition of Agaricales

1. Noun. Typical gilled mushrooms belonging to the subdivision Basidiomycota.




Medical Definition of Agaricales

1. An extensive order of basidiomycetous fungi that includes the gilled mushrooms and a number of related forms. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Agaricales

agapanthuses
agape
agape(p)
agapeic
agapes
agar
agar-agar
agar-agars
agar-gel reaction
agarase
agardite
agardites
agaric
agaric acid
agaricales (current term)
agaricic acid
agaricinic acid
agarick
agaricologist
agaricologists
agaricology
agarics
agaricus
agarita
agaritas
agaritine
agaropectin
agaropectins
agarose

Literary usage of Agaricales

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1. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1910)
"(i) agaricales This is by far the greatest group of fleshy fungi, containing most of the so-called mushrooms and toadstools. The complex sporophore is FIG. ..."

2. Nature and Development of Plants by Carlton Clarence Curtis (1918)
"production is characteristic of nearly all of the agaricales and it is ... Pore forms of the agaricales: A, Boletus, showing fleshy pore- bearing layer, p. ..."

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