- hairy; comate.
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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Examples from the Web for comose
Comose, tufted; bearing a tuft of hairs, as the seeds of Milkweed, 126.The Elements of Botany
- botany another word for comate
C18: from Latin comōsus hairy, from coma long hair; see coma ²