- bearing fronds.
- resembling a frond.
Origin of frondose
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Frondose, frond-bearing; like a frond, or sometimes used for leafy.The Elements of Botany
Massive, frondose; more or less horizontally expanded; bears finger-like processes of varying development on the upper surface.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide
Augusta Foote Arnold
Frondes′cent, springing into leaf; Frondif′erous, bearing or producing fronds; Frondose′, covered with fronds.
There are several species which are related to the frondose polyporus which occur in this country as well as in Europe.Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc.
George Francis Atkinson
In fact we may expect a form reduced to an axis, a few ramenta, a frondose dilatation, and one punctum of reproductive organs.