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tomentose

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adjective to·men·tose \tō-ˈmen-ˌtōs, ˈtō-mən-\

Definition of tomentose

  1. :  covered with densely matted woolly hairs <a tomentose leaf>



Origin and Etymology of tomentose

New Latin tomentosus, from tomentum


First Known Use: 1698


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