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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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Dury is no longer with us and, sadly, neither are most of the four million Cortinas built between 1962 and 1982.
Se habla de galpones sin aislamiento termico ya que la resistencia termica de las cortinas laterales de polipropileno es aproximadamente 0.
After the nimble Austin Mini Cooper S brigade had mastered Friday's wet qualifying session, on a sunny race day the more powerful Cortinas and BMW 1800s swiftly came to the fore.
That's the finding from the WeLoveAnyCar website which reveals that there are fewer than 22 Bond Bugs, 161 Austin Allegros and just 3,482 Ford Cortinas, once the UK's most popular car, still registered to drive on British roads.
As a publicity stunt, several Cortinas were driven down the bobsled run at the resort.
Keenan of Worcester; his father, Alfred Cortinas of Seguin, Tx.
And hot on its heels came one of the most significant Mk 1 Cortinas, the GT.
I thought I would show it to you because I like Cortinas.
CORTINAS is not the most genuine under pressure but he consented to put his best foot forward in the 2m handicap chase at Southwell.
Other Rhine region publishers running Cortinas are the Rheinpfalz, in Ludwigshafen, and M.
Ford Cortinas of that age normally cost around pounds 3,000, but Paul said he had to have the Life on Mars car, despite its pounds 10,000 price tag.
Ron bought the mink blue 1600E (Executive) Mk2 model in 1968 when Cortinas were the "in" car, and immediately felt comfortable driving it.