adj. [L. anfractus, circuitous]
Wavy, winding, turnings, sinuous.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Anfractuose — An*frac tu*ose (?; 135), a. [See {Anfractuous}.] Anfractuous; as, anfractuose anthers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • anfractuose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • anfractuous — /ænˈfræktʃuəs/ (say an frakchoohuhs) adjective characterised by windings and turnings; sinuous; circuitous: an anfractuous path. Also, anfractuose /ænˈfræktʃuˌoʊs/ (say an frakchooh.ohs). {Latin anfractuōsus winding} …   Australian English dictionary

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