Trachyspermous
Trachyspermous \Tra`chy*sper"mous\, a. [Gr. ? rough + ? seed.] (Bot.) Rough-seeded. --Gray. [1913 Webster]

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  • trachyspermous — /tray kee sperr meuhs, trak ee /, adj. Bot. having seeds with a rough coat. [1890 95; TRACHY + SPERMOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • trachyspermous — trachy·sper·mous …   English syllables

  • trachyspermous — |trakē|spərməs, |trāk adjective Etymology: trachy + spermous : rough seeded * * * /tray kee sperr meuhs, trak ee /, adj. Bot. having seeds with a rough coat. [1890 95; TRACHY + SPERMOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

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

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