adjective see papilla

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • Papillose — Pap il*lose , a. [Cf. F. papilleux.] Covered with, or bearing, papill[ae]; resembling papill[ae]; papillate; papillar; papillary. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • papillose — covered with papillae …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • papillose — papillosity /pap euh los i tee/, n. /pap euh lohs /, adj. full of papillae. [1745 55; PAPILL(A) + OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • papillose — adjective Bearing, covered with or resembling papillae; papillary, papillate …   Wiktionary

  • papillose — pap·il·lose pap ə .lōs adj covered with, resembling, or bearing papillae pap·il·los·i·ty .pap ə läs ət ē n, pl ties …   Medical dictionary

  • papillose — a. Verrucose, warty …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • papillose — pap·il·lose …   English syllables

  • papillose — pap•il•lose [[t]ˈpæp əˌloʊs[/t]] adj. anat. full of papillae • Etymology: 1745–55 pap il•los′i•ty ˈlɒs ɪ ti n …   From formal English to slang

  • papillose — /ˈpæpəloʊs/ (say papuhlohs) adjective full of papillae. –papillosity /pæpəˈlɒsəti/ (say papuh losuhtee), noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • papillose — adjective of or relating to or resembling papilla • Syn: ↑papillary • Pertains to noun: ↑papilla, ↑papilla (for: ↑papillary) • Derivationally related forms: ↑papilla …   Useful english dictionary

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