shaggy-mane

[shag-ee-meyn]

Origin of shaggy-mane

First recorded in 1905–10
Also called, shaggy cap.
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British Dictionary definitions for shaggy cap

shaggy cap

noun
  1. an edible saprotrophic agaricaceous fungus, Coprinus comatus, having a white cap covered with shaggy scales
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