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pull caps

To have an argument, especially in a way that lacks propriety. This now-outdated phrase was mostly applied to women and their head coverings. A: "What is all that commotion?" B: "I believe that Lady Judith and her sister are pulling caps in the sitting room."
See also: cap, pull
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The harvesting of Pioppini starts 7-12 days after pulling caps.
The period of pulling caps for each batch lasts two weeks after moving the bottles to the harvest room.
Trichoderma sp (green mold) is the main disease in this cultivation, which grows on the top of the bottles 7-10 days after pulling caps when the mushrooms present are approximately 0.