Spadicose Spa"di*cose`, a. (Bot.) Spadiceous. [1913 Webster]

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  • spadicose — spa·di·cose …   English syllables

  • spadicose — ˈspādəˌkōs adjective Etymology: New Latin spadic , spadix + English ose : spadiceous 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • spadiceous —   a. chestnut coloured; pertaining to spadix.    ♦ spadicifloral,    ♦ spadiciflorous, a. having flowers in a spadix.    ♦ spadicose, a.    ♦ spadix, n. (pl. dices) flower spike covered by large leaf, as of arum plant …   Dictionary of difficult words

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