comose

[koh-mohs]

adjective

hairy; comate.

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Origin of comose

1785–95; < Latin comōsus, equivalent to com(a) (< Greek kómē hair, foliage of trees or plants) + -ōsus -ose1
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comose

adjective

botany another word for comate

Word Origin for comose

C18: from Latin comōsus hairy, from coma long hair; see coma ²
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