Definition of Pilose. Meaning of Pilose. Synonyms of Pilose

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Definition of Pilose

Pilose
Pilose Pi*lose", a. [L. pilosus, fr. pilus hair. See Pile.] 1. Hairy; full of, or made of, hair. The heat-retaining property of the pilose covering. --Owen. 2. (Zo["o]l.) Clothed thickly with pile or soft down. 3. (Bot.) Covered with long, slender hairs; resembling long hairs; hairy; as, pilose pubescence.

Meaning of Pilose from wikipedia

- pluricellular-uniseriate hairs downyhaving an almost wool-like covering of long hairs pilosepubescent with long, straight, soft, spreading or erect hairs puberulent...
- Branchlets densely grayish pilose. Petiole to 7 mm, pilose; leaf blade narrowly elliptic, 8-14.5 X ca. 5 cm, abaxially densely pilose, base subrounded to cordate...
- glabrous above and often lustrous; glabrous beneath or puberulent or short-pilose, especially on the veins. Inflorescences in terminal panicles, many-flowered;...
- rosettes of S. altum are 1–5 cm across, and the leaves are pubescent or pilose. The flowers are pink edged with white, with yellow anthers, growing on...
- branches being 1.5–2 metres (4 ft 11 in–6 ft 7 in) in length. It has a pilose and strigose apex with acute sepals which are either a****inate or obtuse...
- taproot, shaped like a carrot, 7-16 × 1.5-1.8 cm in diameter. Stems are white pilose with alternately arranged leaves. It has oval, almost round, serrated leaves...
- or prostrate forms of the plant. The stem is normally green and sp****ly pilose. The adzuki bean has a taproot type of root system that can reach a depth...
- pilus pil- hair depilation, depilatory, epilation, piliferous, piliform, pilose, pilosity pinna pinn- feather panache, pinnacle, pinnal, pinnate, pinniform...
- fine, close grayish-white pubescence. Lanate, or lanose With woolly hairs. Pilose With soft, clearly separated hairs. Puberulent, or puberulous With fine...
- succulent with linear leaves and pink flowers. The name is derived from pilose, which means to be covered with long soft hairs. Portulaca pilosa is a highly...
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