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bristly

adjective

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covered with or as if with hair
  • although pigs look hairless, they're actually bristly creatures

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“Bristly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bristly. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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