arboreous

adjective

ar·​bo·​re·​ous är-ˈbȯr-ē-əs How to pronounce arboreous (audio)
: arboreal
an arboreous palm

Word History

First Known Use

1646, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of arboreous was in 1646

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Cite this Entry

“Arboreous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arboreous. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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