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siliculose

[si-lik-yuh-lohs] /sɪˈlɪk yəˌloʊs/
adjective, Botany.
1.
bearing silicles.
2.
having the form or appearance of a silicle.
Origin of siliculose
1725-1735
From the New Latin word siliculōsus, dating back to 1725-35. See silicle, -ose1
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siliculose

/sɪˈlɪkjʊˌləʊs; -ˌləʊz/
adjective
1.
(of certain cruciferous plants such as honesty) producing siliculae
Word Origin
C18: from New Latin siliculōsus, from silicula a silicle
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