tubulous

adjective tu·bu·lous \ ˈt(y)übyələs \
variants: or less commonly tubulose \-yəˌlōs\

Definition of tubulous

1 : resembling or having the form of a tube
2 : made up of or containing tubes or a tubular element (as florets)
  • a tubulous boiler

tubulously

adverb

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Origin and Etymology of tubulous

New Latin tubulosus, from Latin tubulus + -osus -ose


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