ru·​gu·​lose ˈrü-gyə-ˌlōs How to pronounce rugulose (audio)
: having small rugae : finely wrinkled

Word History


New Latin rugula, diminutive of Latin ruga

First Known Use

1808, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rugulose was in 1808

Dictionary Entries Near rugulose

Cite this Entry

“Rugulose.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.

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