cymotrichous

[ sahy-mo-truh-kuh s ]
/ saɪˈmɒ trə kəs /

adjective

having wavy hair.

Nearby words

  1. cymographic,
  2. cymoid,
  3. cymophane,
  4. cymose,
  5. cymosely,
  6. cymric,
  7. cymru,
  8. cymry,
  9. cynanche,
  10. cynewulf

Origin of cymotrichous

1905–10; cymo- + -trichous < Greek -trichos having hair (of the given sort); see tricho-, -ous

Related formscy·mot·ri·chy, noun

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