Verriculate
Verriculate Ver*ric"u*late, a. [L. verriculum a net, seine.] (Zo["o]l.) Having thickset tufts of parallel hairs, bristles, or branches. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • verriculate — ver·ric·u·late …   English syllables

  • verriculate — …   Useful english dictionary

  • verricule — n. [L. verriculum, net] A dense tuft of nearly parallel upright hairs; verriculate adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • verricule —   n. tuft of bristles, hairs, etc.    ♦ verriculate, a. having verricules …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • verriculated — adjective see verriculate …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”