shaggy cap
noun see shaggymane

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • shaggy cap — noun common edible mushroom having an elongated shaggy white cap and black spores • Syn: ↑shaggymane, ↑shaggymane mushroom, ↑Coprinus comatus • Hypernyms: ↑agaric • Member Holonyms: ↑Coprinus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • shaggy ink-cap — shaggy cap, shaggy ink cap or shaggy mane noun An edible fungus (Coprinus comatus) with a white, cylindrical, shaggy scaled cap • • • Main Entry: ↑shag …   Useful english dictionary

  • shaggy mane — shaggy cap, shaggy ink cap or shaggy mane noun An edible fungus (Coprinus comatus) with a white, cylindrical, shaggy scaled cap • • • Main Entry: ↑shag …   Useful english dictionary

  • shaggy-mane — /shag ee mayn /, n. an edible inky cap mushroom, Coprinus comatus, having an elongated, shaggy pileus. Also called, shaggy cap. [1905 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • shaggy-mane — /shag ee mayn /, n. an edible inky cap mushroom, Coprinus comatus, having an elongated, shaggy pileus. Also called, shaggy cap. [1905 10] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shaggy parasol — Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • inky cap — any mushroom of the genus Coprinus, esp. C. atramentarius, characterized by gills that disintegrate into blackish liquid after the spores mature. [1920 25] * * * ▪ mushroom genus       any member of a group of about 350 cosmopolitan mushroom… …   Universalium

  • ink-cap — inkˈ cap noun Any mushroom of the genus Coprinus, such as C. comatus, the shaggy ink cap • • • Main Entry: ↑ink …   Useful english dictionary

  • thrum cap — noun A cap made of thrums or of coarse, shaggy cloth • • • Main Entry: ↑thrum …   Useful english dictionary

  • shaggycap — shaggy cap n. See shaggymane. * * * …   Universalium

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