ulotrichous

adjective ulot·ri·chous \-rə̇kəs\

Definition of ulotrichous

  1. :  exhibiting ulotrichy :  having woolly or crisp hair

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Origin and Etymology of ulotrichous

New Latin Ulotrichi (plural) division of humankind having crisp or woolly hair (from Greek oulotrich-, oulothrix having curly or woolly hair, from oulos curly, woolly + trich-, thrix hair) + English -ous; akin to Greek eilein to roll, eilyein to roll, wrap — more at trich-, voluble


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