an impure form of : formerly used in medicine as an agent for stopping excessive perspiration.
any mushroom of the genus Agaricus, comprising the meadow mushrooms and a commercially grown species, A. brunnescens. Historical Examples It would not be highly esteemed where other and better species can be had, but it is generally preferred to agaricus melleus, Fr. Fungi: Their Nature and Uses Mordecai Cubitt Cooke The agaricus gambosus is one […]
a tall shrub, Mahonia trifoliolata, of the barberry family, of southwestern North America, having stiff, oblong leaflets with spiny teeth and a red fruit used in jelly.
a substance obtained from and used for chromatographic separations.
a state in E India. 4033 sq. mi. (10,445 sq. km). Capital: Agartala. noun a city in NE India, capital of the state of Tripura. Pop: 189 327 (2001) noun a state of NE India: formerly a princely state, ruled by the Maharajahs for over 1300 years; became a union territory in 1956 and a […]