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hispidulous

[ hi-spij-uh-luh s ]
/ hɪˈspɪdʒ ə ləs /

adjective Botany, Zoology.

covered with stiff, short hairs.

Nearby words

hispanist, hispano-, hispanophile, hispanophobe, hispid, hispidulous, hiss, hiss, alger, hissarlik, hisself, hissing

Origin of hispidulous

First recorded in 1850–55; hispid + -ulous
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