Fairy ring champignon
Champignon Cham*pi"gnon, n. [F., a mushroom, ultimately fr. L. campus field. See {Camp}.] (Bot.) An edible species of mushroom ({Agaricus campestris}). [1913 Webster]

{Fairy ring champignon}, the {Marasmius oreades}, which has a strong flavor but is edible. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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