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inky cap Syllabification: ink·y cap

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Definition of inky cap in English:

noun

A widely distributed mushroom with a tall, narrow cap and slender white stem, turning into a black liquid after the spores are shed.
  • Genus Coprinus, family Coprinaceae, class Hymenomycetes: several species, including the common ink cap (C. atramentarius) . See also shaggy mane

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