lacunose

[luh-kyoo-nohs]

adjective

full of or having lacunae.

Nearby words

  1. lacunal,
  2. lacunar,
  3. lacunar amnesia,
  4. lacunar ligament,
  5. lacunary,
  6. lacunule,
  7. lacus,
  8. lacus solis,
  9. lacustrine,
  10. lacw

Also la·cu·nu·lose [luh-kyoo-nyuh-lohs] /ləˈkyu nyəˌloʊs/.

Origin of lacunose

First recorded in 1810–20, lacunose is from the Latin word lacūnōsus full of holes or gaps. See lacuna, -ose1

Related formslac·u·nos·i·ty [lak-yoo-nos-i-tee] /ˌlæk yʊˈnɒs ɪ ti/, nounsub·la·cu·nose, adjective

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