furfuraceous

adjective
fur·​fu·​ra·​ceous | \ ˌfər-f(y)ə-ˈrā-shəs How to pronounce furfuraceous (audio) \

Medical Definition of furfuraceous

: consisting of or covered with flaky particles furfuraceous eczema

Learn More about furfuraceous

Cite this Entry

“Furfuraceous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/furfuraceous. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

Comments on furfuraceous

What made you want to look up furfuraceous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

A More Exception(al) Quiz

  • hot dog  hot dog  hot dog  hot dog cat
  • Which of the following words is not a synonym for ‘a young person’?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!