cymotrichous

adjective
cy·​mot·​ri·​chous | \ (ˈ)sī¦mä‧trə̇kəs\

Definition of cymotrichous

: having the hair wavy a cymotrichous race

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Other Words from cymotrichous

cymotrichy \ -​kē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for cymotrichous

cym- + -trichous

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