Definition of Flocci. Meaning of Flocci. Synonyms of Flocci

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Definition of Flocci

Flocci
Floccus Floc"cus, n.; pl. Flocci. [L., a flock of wool.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) (a) The tuft of hair terminating the tail of mammals. (b) A tuft of feathers on the head of young birds. 2. (Bot.) A woolly filament sometimes occuring with the sporules of certain fungi.

Meaning of Flocci from wikipedia

- (27 letters). The longest non-technical word in major dictionaries is flocci­nauci­nihili­pili­fication at 29 letters. Consisting of a series of Latin...
- Observationes in ordines plantarum naturales, writing "Penicillium. Thallus e floccis caespitosis septatis simplicibus aut ramosis fertilibus erectis apice penicillatis"...
- nigram, **** laciniis item nigris, gestare poterunt, **** pileo chordula ac floccis nigris ornato" (Inter multiplices curas, 67). Noonan 1996.  Baumgarten...
- often slightly spotted, smooth and with small fugacious viscid concolorous flocci. The color varies from dirty brownish or brownish-rust to ocher or grayish...
- larger than most of its congeners. They possess very small pollen baskets or flocci on their hind legs and the long, pale scopae are dark on distally and curly...
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