hispidulous

[hi-spij-uh-luh s]

adjective Botany, Zoology.

covered with stiff, short hairs.

Nearby words

  1. hispanist,
  2. hispano-,
  3. hispanophile,
  4. hispanophobe,
  5. hispid,
  6. hiss,
  7. hiss, alger,
  8. hissarlik,
  9. hisself,
  10. hissing

Origin of hispidulous

First recorded in 1850–55; hispid + -ulous

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