adjective to·rose

Definition of torose

  1. 1 :  having the surface covered with rounded prominences :  knobbed

  2. 2 :  cylindrical (as a plant member) with alternate swellings and contractions

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Origin and Etymology of torose

Latin torosus, from torus protuberance, bulge + -osus -ose

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