torose

adjective
to·rose | \ˈtōrˌōs, ˈtȯˌrōs\

Definition of torose 

1 : having the surface covered with rounded prominences : knobbed

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

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History and Etymology for torose

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

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