Spinulous
Spinulose Spin"u*lose`, Spinulous Spin"u*lous, a. [Cf. F. spinuleux.] Covered with small spines. [1913 Webster]

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  • spinulous — adj. [L. dim. spina, thorn] Having small spines …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • spinulous — spi·nu·lous …   English syllables

  • spinulous — ˈspīnyələs adjective Etymology: French or New Latin; French spinuleux, from New Latin spinulosus : spinulose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spinulose — Spin u*lose , Spinulous Spin u*lous, a. [Cf. F. spinuleux.] Covered with small spines. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • spinulose — См. spinulous …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • spinule — n. Bot. & Zool. a small spine. Derivatives: spinulose adj. spinulous adj. Etymology: L spinula dimin. of spina SPINE …   Useful english dictionary

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