pilosity
noun see pilose

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pilosity — Pi*los i*ty, n. [Cf. F. pilosit[ e].] The quality or state of being pilose; hairiness. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pilosity — See pilose. * * * …   Universalium

  • pilosity — noun The quality or state of being pilose …   Wiktionary

  • pilosity — pi·los·i·ty pī läs ət ē n, pl ties the state of being pilose: HAIRINESS …   Medical dictionary

  • pilosity — paɪ lÉ‘sÉ™tɪ / lÉ’s n. hairiness, state of being covered in hair …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pilosity — pi·los·i·ty …   English syllables

  • pilosity — noun the quality of having hair • Syn: ↑hairiness • Ant: ↑hairlessness (for: ↑hairiness) • Derivationally related forms: ↑hairy (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pilose — pilosity /puy los i tee/, n. /puy lohs/, adj. covered with hair, esp. soft hair; furry. Also, pilous. [1745 55; < L pilosus shaggy. See PILE3, OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Roughness — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Roughness >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 roughness roughness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 tooth tooth grain texture ripple Sgm: N 1 asperity asperity rugosity salebrosity| corrugation …   English dictionary for students

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