death angel

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

death angel:

see mushroommushroom,
type of basidium fungus characterized by spore-bearing gills on the underside of the umbrella- or cone-shaped cap. The name toadstool is popularly reserved for inedible or poisonous mushrooms, but this classification has no scientific basis.
..... Click the link for more information.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
For this latest go-round, Death Angel blesses the faithful with nuggets of wisdom on how to fight for honor, defy the father of lies and unite against those who betray our trust.
With aggressive bands like Slayer, Death Angel, Anthrax and Merciless Terror on the bill there were serious concerns about four-letter outbursts from the stage.
A lot has happened in racing since Monet's Garden warded off the death angel in the dark days of last winter.