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 for Volva
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Volva \Vol"va\, n. [L. volva, vulva, covering.] (Bot.)
     A saclike envelope of certain fungi, which bursts open as the
     plant develops.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  volva
      n 1: cuplike structure around the base of the stalk of certain
           fungi

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