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setaceous

[si-tey-shuh s] /sɪˈteɪ ʃəs/
adjective
1.
bristlelike; bristle-shaped.
2.
having bristles.
Origin of setaceous
1655-1665
From the New Latin word sētāceus, dating back to 1655-65. See seta, -aceous
Related forms
setaceously, adverb
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setaceous se·ta·ceous (sĭ-tā'shəs)
adj.

  1. Having or consisting of bristles; bristly.

  2. Resembling bristles or a bristle.

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