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  1. giant puffball, Calvatia gigantea(noun)

    huge edible puffball up to 2 feet diameter and 25 pounds in weight


  1. Calvatia gigantea

    Calvatia gigantea, commonly known as the Giant puffball, is a puffball mushroom commonly found in meadows, fields, and deciduous forests worldwide usually in late summer and autumn. It is common throughout Europe and North America.

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