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magic mushroom

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Definition of magic mushroom in English:

noun

informal
A toadstool with hallucinogenic properties, especially the liberty cap and its relatives.
  • Genus Psilocybe, family Strophariaceae, class Hymenomycetes: several species
Example sentences
  • The Bill also clarifies the illegal status of hallucinogenic magic mushrooms in their freshly-picked form, to bring them into line with dried specimens.
  • He is a level-headed fifty-something, who has never, as far as I know, eaten magic mushrooms or swallowed hallucinogenic drugs.
  • The new legislation rules that psilocin, the hallucinogen found in magic mushrooms, is illegal and the mushrooms are considered to be controlled drugs.

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