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vimineous

[vi-min-ee-uh s] /vɪˈmɪn i əs/
adjective, Botany.
1.
of, like, or producing long, flexible shoots.
2.
of or made of twigs.
Origin of vimineous
1645-1655
1645-55; < Latin vīmineus made of osiers, equivalent to vīmin- (stem of vīmen) osier + -eus -eous
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vimineous

/vɪˈmɪnɪəs/
adjective
1.
(botany, rare) having, producing, or resembling long flexible shoots
Word Origin
C17: from Latin vīmineus made of osiers, from vīmen flexible shoot
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