partial veil definition

• noun:
• A veil which takes care of the mushroom gills from the side of the limit towards the stem.
• membrane for the younger sporophore of numerous mushrooms extending through the margin of limit toward stem and it is ruptured by growth; represented in mature mushroom by an annulus round the stem and often a cortina in the margin of the limit

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• Hyponym for "partial veil"
• cortina
• Hypernym for "partial veil"
• veil