amanita

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See also: Amanita

English[edit]

Amanita muscaria 3 vliegenzwammen op rij.jpg

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name, from Ancient Greek ἀμανίτης (amanítēs), mushrooms.

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Noun[edit]

amanita (plural amanitas)

  1. Any of very many agaric mushrooms, of the genus Amanita, most of which are very poisonous

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Translingual Amanita, from Ancient Greek ἀμανὶτης (amanìtēs, [mushroom] of the Amanus).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.maˈni.ta/
  • Hyphenation: a‧ma‧nì‧ta

Noun[edit]

amanita f (plural amanite)

  1. (mycology) amanita (any mushroom of the genus Amanita)
    Hyponyms: bubbolina, farinaccio, ovolo, ovolo malefico, tignosa bigia, tignosa di primavera, tignosa paglierina, tignosa verde
  2. (usually capitalized as Amanita) The Amanita taxonomic genus.

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References[edit]

  • amanita in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

amanita m or f (in variation) (plural amanitas)

  1. amanita (any mushroom of the genus Amanita)