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shaggy

/shag·gy/ (shag´e)
1. covered with, having, or resembling rough long hair or wool.
2. having a rough texture or surface or hairlike processes.
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And something else, too, a change not of race but of character: a new look, a new easiness, a new shagginess, the fade of old coal-mine America.
He it was who made the army of saints and martyrs and prophets identifiable at once by certain unvarying indices--the cut and growth of saints' beards, their fall in waves or ringlets, their smooth flow or their shagginess.
10) So there is a double adynaton in the one line: `the goat would exchange its normal shagginess for the "smooth" skin of a fish or dolphin' (Mankin).