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capillatus

[kap-uh-ley-tuh s] /ˌkæp əˈleɪ təs/
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1.
(of a cumulonimbus cloud) having a cirriform upper portion that resembles an anvil or a disorderly mass of hair.
Origin of capillatus
< Latin capillātus having hair; see capillary, -ate1
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