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  • adj. sheathed with a covering

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. A term applied to the stipes or stalks of certain fungi which are covered with a woolly substance which at length becomes powdery.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, thickly covered with a mealy or woolly substance, as the stipes of certain fungi.


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