noun cap·il·laire \¦kapə¦la(a)(ə)r\

Definition of capillaire



  1. 1 :  maidenhair

  2. 2 :  creeping snowberry

  3. 3 :  a syrup prepared from the maidenhair

  4. 4 :  a syrup flavored with orange flowers

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Origin and Etymology of capillaire

French, from Late Latin (herba) capillaris, from Latin capillaris of hair, from capillus hair + -aris -ary

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