arenaceous

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adjective ar·e·na·ceous \ˌa-rə-ˈnā-shəs\

Definition of arenaceous

  1. 1 :  resembling, made of, or containing sand or sandy particles

  2. 2 :  growing in sandy places

Origin and Etymology of arenaceous

Latin arenaceus, from arena


First Known Use: 1646


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arenaceous

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adjective ar·e·na·ceous \ˌar-ə-ˈnā-shəs\

Medical Definition of arenaceous

  1. :  resembling, made of, or containing sand or sandy particles

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