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granulose

[gran-yuh-lohs]
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adjective
  1. granular.

Origin of granulose

First recorded in 1850–55; granule + -ose1
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British Dictionary definitions for granulose

granulose

adjective
  1. a less common word for granular
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Word Origin and History for granulose

n.

part of starch convertible into sugar, 1875, from Late Latin granulum "small grain," diminutive of granum "grain" (see grain) + chemical suffix -ose.

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granulose in Medicine

granulose

(grănyə-lōs′)
adj.
  1. Having a surface covered with granules.
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