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New Latin velutinus, from Medieval Latin velutum velvet (probably from Old Italian velluto shaggy from—assumed—Vulgar Latin villutus) + Latin -inus -ine
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“Velutinous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/velutinous. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.
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