siliculose


siliculose
/si lik"yeuh lohs'/, adj. Bot.
1. bearing silicles.
2. having the form or appearance of a silicle.
[1725-35; < NL siliculosus. See SILICLE, -OSE1]

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  • Siliculose — Si*lic u*lose , a. [NL. siliculosus, fr. L. silicula: cf. F. siliculeux. See {Silicle}.] 1. (Bot.) Bearing silicles; pertaining to, or resembling, silicles. [1913 Webster] 2. Full of, or consisting of, husks; husky. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • siliculose — [sə lik′yoo lōs΄] adj. [ModL siliculosus] 1. having silicles 2. having the form of a silicle …   English World dictionary

  • siliculose — si·lic·u·lose …   English syllables

  • siliculose — /sɪˈlɪkjəloʊs/ (say si likyuhlohs) adjective 1. (of a plant) bearing silicules. 2. (of a plant part) having the form or appearance of a silicule …   Australian English dictionary

  • siliculose — sə̇ˈlikyəˌlōs adjective Etymology: New Latin siliculosus, from silicula + Latin osus ose, ous 1. : bearing silicles 2. : of the form or appearance of a silicle : silicular …   Useful english dictionary

  • siliculous — yələs adjective Etymology: New Latin siliculosus : siliculose …   Useful english dictionary