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arenose

[ ar-uh-nohs ]
/ 藞忙r 蓹藢no蕣s /
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adjective
sandy; gritty.
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Also ar路e路nous [ar-uh-nuhs], /藞忙r 蓹 n蓹s/, a路ren路u路lous [uh-ren-yuh-luhs]. /蓹藞r蓻n y蓹 l蓹s/.

Origin of arenose

1400鈥50; late Middle English arenous<Latin (h)ar膿n艒sus sandy. See arena, -ose1

OTHER WORDS FROM arenose

ar路e路nos路i路ty [ar-uh-nos-i-tee], /藢忙r 蓹藞n蓲s 瑟 ti/, noun
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