tubicolous

adjective tu·bic·o·lous \-kələs\

Definition of tubicolous

  1. 1 less commonly tubicole \ˈt(y)übəˌkōl\ [tubi- + -colous or -cole] :  living in a self-constructed tube a tubicolous annelid

  2. 2 [New Latin Tubicolae + English -ous] :  spinning a tubular web tubicolous spiders

  3. 3 or tubicolar \t(y)üˈbikələ(r)\ [New Latin Tubicola + English -ous or -ar] :  of or relating to the Tubicola or Tubicolae

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Origin and Etymology of tubicolous

tubi- + -colous


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