oleous

adjective
ole·​ous | \ ˈōlēəs \
variants: or less commonly oleose \ -​ēˌōs \

Definition of oleous

archaic

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History and Etymology for oleous

Latin oleosus, from ole- + -osus -ous, -ose

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“Oleous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oleous. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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