Lanated
Lanate La"nate, Lanated La"na*ted, [L. lanatus, fr. lana wool, down.] 1. Wooly; covered with fine long hair, or hairlike filaments. [1913 Webster]

2. Hence: (Biol.) covered with dense often matted or curly hairs.

Syn: wooly, woolly. [WordNet 1.5]


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