Warty
Warty Wart"y, a. 1. Having warts; full of warts; overgrow with warts; as, a warty leaf. [1913 Webster]

2. Of the nature of warts; as, a warty excrescence. [1913 Webster]

{Warty egg} (Zo["o]l.), a marine univalve shell ({Ovulum verrucosum}), having the surface covered with wartlike elevations. [1913 Webster]


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  • warty — Relating to or covered with warts. * * * warty wȯrt ē adj, wart·i·er; wart·i·est 1) characterized by warts 2) of the nature of or resembling a wart <warty cutaneous nodules> …   Medical dictionary

  • warty — wart ► NOUN 1) a small, hard, benign growth on the skin. 2) any rounded protuberance on the skin of an animal or the surface of a plant. ● warts and all Cf. ↑warts and all DERIVATIVES warty adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • warty — adjective see wart …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • warty — wartiness, n. /wawr tee/, adj., wartier, wartiest. 1. having warts; covered with or as with warts. 2. resembling a wart. [1475 85; WART + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • warty — adjective a) having warts b) similar to a wart …   Wiktionary

  • warty — wart·y || wÉ”rtɪ / wɔː adj. covered in warts; wartlike …   English contemporary dictionary

  • warty —   Covered in bumps; verrucose, e.g. the female cones of Encephalartos msinganus …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • warty — /ˈwɔti/ (say wawtee) adjective (wartier, wartiest) 1. having warts; covered with or as with warts. 2. like a wart. {wart + y1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • warty — adjective (of skin) covered with warts or projections that resemble warts • Syn: ↑verrucose, ↑wartlike • Similar to: ↑rough, ↑unsmooth • Derivationally related forms: ↑wart …   Useful english dictionary

  • Warty egg — Warty Wart y, a. 1. Having warts; full of warts; overgrow with warts; as, a warty leaf. [1913 Webster] 2. Of the nature of warts; as, a warty excrescence. [1913 Webster] {Warty egg} (Zo[ o]l.), a marine univalve shell ({Ovulum verrucosum}),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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