velumen

noun
ve·​lu·​men | \və̇ˈlümən\
plural velumina\-​mənə \

Definition of velumen 

: the velvety covering of various parts of plants or animals

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History and Etymology for velumen

Latin, fleece; probably akin to Latin vellere to pluck, pull

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