Trachycarpous
Trachycarpous \Tra`chy*car"pous\, a. [Gr. ? rough + ? fruit.] (Bot.) Rough-fruited. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • trachycarpous — /tray kee kahr peuhs, trak ee /, adj. Bot. having rough skinned fruit. [1855 60; TRACHY + CARPOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • trachycarpous — trachy·car·pous …   English syllables

  • trachycarpous —   a. rough fruited.    ♦ trachyglossate, a. rough tongued.    ♦ trachyphonia, n. roughness of voice.    ♦ trachyspermous, a. rough seeded …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • trachycarpous — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|kärpəs adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary trachy + carpous : rough fruited * * * /tray kee kahr peuhs, trak ee /, adj. Bot. having rough skinned fruit. [1855 60; TRACHY + CARPOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • trachy- — a combining form meaning rough, used in the formation of compound words: trachycarpous. [comb. form repr. Gk trachýs] * * * …   Universalium

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