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Meaning of hirtellous by Wiktionary Dictionary

hirtellous


    Etymology

    Diminutive from Latin hirtus hairy, with -ous .

    Adjective

    hirtellous ( comparative more hirtellous, superlative most hirtellous )

    1. ( botany, zoology ) pubescent with minute and somewhat rigid hairs



Definition of hirtellous by GCIDE Dictionary

hirtellous


  1. Hirtellous a. [Dim., fr. L. hirtus hairy.] ( Bot. & Zool. ) Pubescent with minute and somewhat rigid hairs.