Siliquose
Siliquose Sil"i*quose`, Siliquous Sil"i*quous, a. [NL. siliquosus: cf. F. siliqueux.] (Bot.) Bearing siliques; as, siliquose plants; pertaining to, or resembling, siliques; as, siliquose capsules. [1913 Webster]

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  • siliquose — /sil i kwohs /, adj. 1. bearing siliques. 2. resembling a silique or silicle. Also, siliquous /sil euh kweuhs/. [1685 95; < NL siliquosus. See SILIQUE, OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • siliquose — sil·i·quose (silґĭ kwōs) pertaining to or resembling a pod or husk …   Medical dictionary

  • siliquose — adj. (Botany) bearing siliques, bearing long narrow seed pods (characteristic of plants from the mustard family); resembling a silique, resembling a long narrow seed pod …   English contemporary dictionary

  • siliquose — sil·i·quose …   English syllables

  • siliquose — /ˈsɪləkwoʊs/ (say siluhkwohs) adjective 1. (of a plant) bearing siliquae. 2. resembling a siliqua or silicule …   Australian English dictionary

  • siliquose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Siliquous — Siliquose Sil i*quose , Siliquous Sil i*quous, a. [NL. siliquosus: cf. F. siliqueux.] (Bot.) Bearing siliques; as, siliquose plants; pertaining to, or resembling, siliques; as, siliquose capsules. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Receptacle — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Receptacle >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 receptacle receptacle Sgm: N 1 inclosure inclosure &c. 232 Sgm: N 1 recipient recipient receiver reservatory GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 compartment compartment …   English dictionary for students

  • Siliquosa — Sil i*quo sa, n. pl. [NL. See {Siliquose}.] (Bot.) A Linn[ae]an order of plants including those which bear siliques. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • catarata silicuosa — Eng. Siliquose cataract Ver catarata hipermadura …   Diccionario de oftalmología

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