Plumulose
Plumulose Plu"mu*lose", a. Having hairs branching out laterally, like the parts of a feather. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • plumulose — /ploohm yeuh lohs /, adj. Zool. shaped like a downy feather or plumule. [1820 30; < NL plumulosus. See PLUMULE, OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • plumulose — adjective Having hairs branching out laterally, like the parts of a feather …   Wiktionary

  • plumulose — plu·mu·lose …   English syllables

  • plumulose — ˈplümyəˌlōs adjective Etymology: New Latin plumulosus, from plumula + Latin osus ose : resembling or constituting a plumule …   Useful english dictionary

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