pappose

adjective
pap·​pose | \ ˈpa-ˌpōs How to pronounce pappose (audio) \

Definition of pappose

: having or being a pappus

First Known Use of pappose

1687, in the meaning defined above

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“Pappose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pappose. Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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