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lanose

[ley-nohs] /ˈleɪ noʊs/
adjective
1.
Origin of lanose
1850-1855
From the Latin word lānōsus, dating back to 1850-55. See lani-, -ose1
Related forms
lanosity
[ley-nos-i-tee] /leɪˈnɒs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA),
noun
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lanose

/ˈleɪnəʊs; -nəʊz/
adjective
1.
another word for lanate
Derived Forms
lanosity (leɪˈnɒsɪtɪ) noun
Word Origin
C19: from Latin lānosus
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