[ ses-pi-tohs ]
/ ˈsɛs pɪˌtoʊs /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
OTHER WORDS FROM caespitosecaes·pi·tose·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for caespitose
Fries says it is solitary, Secretan says caespitose from a common base.European Fungus Flora: Agaricaceae|George Massee
British Dictionary definitions for caespitose
/ (ˈsɛspɪˌtəʊs) /
botany growing in dense tufts
Derived forms of caespitosecaespitosely or US cespitosely, adverb
Word Origin for caespitose
C19: from New Latin caespitōsus, from caespitem turf
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