Siliginose \Si*lig"i*nose`\, a.[L. siligineus, fr. siligo, -inis, fine and very white wheat.] Made of fine wheat. [Obs.] --Bailey. [1913 Webster]

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  • siligineous — siligineous, a. rare 0. [ad. L. silīgineus, f. silīgin , silīgo winter wheat.] ‘Belonging to, or made of fine flour’ (Blount, ed. 4, 1674). Also siliginose a., ‘made of fine Wheat’ (Bailey, vol. II, 1727); siˈliginous a. (Craig, 1848) …   Useful english dictionary

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