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cortina

(kɔːˈtiːnə)
n
the weblike part of certain mushrooms, which hangs from the edge of the pileus and consists of silky fibrils
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Noun1.cortina - a cobwebby partial veil consisting of silky fibrils
partial veil - membrane of the young sporophore of various mushrooms extending from the margin of the cap to the stem and is ruptured by growth; represented in mature mushroom by an annulus around the stem and sometimes a cortina on the margin of the cap
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and Cortina Access have a collaborative demonstration of a dual 4x4 802.
But Cortina made it to the finish, he was leading the chase to the defending champion on the downhill, and sprint us another podium finish in Minami Shinshu stage.
A MUM has told how she was punched in the face as carjackers tried to steal her classic Ford Cortina.
Environmental Protection Agency announced the approval of the Cortina Band of Wintun Indians application for Treatment in a similar manner as a State under the federal Clean Water Act.
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Cortina, which staged the 1956 Winter Olympics, was a playground for the rich long before 007 was pursued down its ski slopes by thugs on spike-wheeled motorbikes in 1981's For Your Eyes Only.
The northern Italian firewater, distilled from grape skins, has a multitude of flavours, the Cortina brew seasoned with cumin.
you NEED TO KNOW off to PETER | FENTON visited Cortina as a guest of Inghams, who offer seven nights (B&B, afternoon tea, 5 course dinner with wine) at the four-star Chalet Hotel Parc Victoria from PS549 per persion including flights from Gatwick to Innsbruck, transfers, minibus service, and ski-hire delivery/col lection.
Cortina boasts that eight out of 10 of its days are sunny and as we sped down wide, empty pistes the pinktinged rock faces of the Dolomites shone out against a deep blue sky.
The Art Room provides a caring and creative environment through which children can "learn and achieve through art," said Melissa Cortina, a consultant research psychologist with The Art Room, which is based in Oxford, England.
Framed on both sides by vertical cliffs and snow-capped pinnacles piercing the blue sky, the piste is arguably the resort's best - despite some energy sapping flatter areas - but there's no shortage of quality skiing in Cortina d'Ad' mpezzo.