siliculose


siliculose
\\sə̇ˈlikyəˌlōs\ adjective
Etymology: New Latin siliculosus, from silicula + Latin -osus -ose, -ous
1. : bearing silicles
2. : of the form or appearance of a silicle : silicular

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  • Siliculose — Si*lic u*lose , a. [NL. siliculosus, fr. L. silicula: cf. F. siliculeux. See {Silicle}.] 1. (Bot.) Bearing silicles; pertaining to, or resembling, silicles. [1913 Webster] 2. Full of, or consisting of, husks; husky. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • siliculose — [sə lik′yoo lōs΄] adj. [ModL siliculosus] 1. having silicles 2. having the form of a silicle …   English World dictionary

  • siliculose — /si lik yeuh lohs /, adj. Bot. 1. bearing silicles. 2. having the form or appearance of a silicle. [1725 35; < NL siliculosus. See SILICLE, OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • siliculose — si·lic·u·lose …   English syllables

  • siliculose — /sɪˈlɪkjəloʊs/ (say si likyuhlohs) adjective 1. (of a plant) bearing silicules. 2. (of a plant part) having the form or appearance of a silicule …   Australian English dictionary

  • siliculous — yələs adjective Etymology: New Latin siliculosus : siliculose …   Useful english dictionary