A fungus with a fruiting body that resembles a mushroom, having a convex or flattened cap with gills on the underside.
More example sentences
- An agaric, such as the common field mushroom, has gills in the form of fine, radiating ‘plates’.
- Mushroom-forming fungi are referred to as ‘agarics.’
- China tops the world in producing straw mushrooms, tuckahoe, lentinus adodes, agaric, white jelly fungus and hedgehog fungus, Liu added.
Definition of agaric in:
- The US English dictionary