spinulose

spinulose
['spɪnjʊləʊs]
adjective Botany & Zoology having small spines.
Origin
C19: from mod. L. spinulosus, from spinula, dimin. of spina 'thorn, spine'.

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  • Spinulose — Spin u*lose , Spinulous Spin u*lous, a. [Cf. F. spinuleux.] Covered with small spines. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spinulose wood fern — smailialapis papartis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Papartinių šeimos dekoratyvinis augalas (Dryopteris carthusiana), paplitęs Europoje, Šiaurės Amerikoje ir pietvakarių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Dryopteris carthusiana angl. narror… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • spinulose — adjective see spinule …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • spinulose — covered with small spines …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • spinulose — См. spinulous …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • spinulose — spi·nu·lose (spīnʹyə lōs ) also spi·nu·lous (spīʹnyə ləs) adj. 1. Having spinules; minutely spiny. 2. Shaped like a spinule. * * * …   Universalium

  • spinulose —   With many small spines, e.g. incorrectly alluded to the pointed projections on the leaflet margins of Dioon spinulosum, which are, in fact, teeth …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • spinulose — spi·nu·lose …   English syllables

  • spinulose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spinulous — Spinulose Spin u*lose , Spinulous Spin u*lous, a. [Cf. F. spinuleux.] Covered with small spines. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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