Dictionary

rhizomatous

adjective rhi·zo·ma·tous \rī-ˈzō-mə-təs\

Definition of RHIZOMATOUS

:  having, resembling, or being a rhizome <a rhizomatous perennial grass>

Origin of RHIZOMATOUS

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin rhizomat-, rhizoma
First Known Use: 1847

rhizomatous

adjective rhi·zo·ma·tous \rī-ˈzō-mət-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RHIZOMATOUS

:  having or resembling a rhizome <a drug from a rhizomatous root>

Browse

2 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: rhizomatous begoniaPrevious Word in the Dictionary: rhizomaticAll Words Near: rhizomatous
May 24, 2015
erudite Hear it
learned or pedantic
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears