Ramentaceous
Ramentaceous Ram`en*ta"ceous (r[a^]m`[e^]n*t[=a]"sh[u^]s), a. (Bot.) Covered with ramenta. [1913 Webster]

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  • ramentaceous — /ram euhn tay sheuhs/, adj. Bot. resembling or covered with ramenta. [1810 20; RAMENT(UM) + ACEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • ramentaceous — ram·en·ta·ceous …   English syllables

  • ramentaceous —   a. bearing, like or consisting of small shavings or chaffy scales.    ♦ ramental, a.    ♦ ramentiferous, a. bearing such scales.    ♦ ramentum, n. ( pl.    ♦ ta) shaving; chaffy scale on young ferns …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ramentaceous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • ramental — adjective see ramentaceous …   Useful english dictionary

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