Filose
Filose Fi"lose`, a. [L. filum a thread.] Terminating in a threadlike process. [1913 Webster]

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  • filose — fi·lose …   English syllables

  • filose — fi•lose [[t]ˈfaɪ loʊs[/t]] adj. 1) bot threadlike 2) ending in a threadlike process • Etymology: 1815–25; < L fīl(um) a thread + ose I …   From formal English to slang

  • filose — /ˈfaɪloʊs/ (say fuylohs) adjective 1. thread like. 2. ending in a thread like process. {Latin fīlum thread + ose1} …   Australian English dictionary

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