pannose

[ pan-ohs ]
/ ˈpæn oʊs /

adjective Botany.

having the texture of felt or woolen cloth.

Nearby words

  1. pannikin boss,
  2. panning shot,
  3. pannini,
  4. pannini, giovanni paolo,
  5. pannonia,
  6. pannosely,
  7. pannus,
  8. pano,
  9. panoan,
  10. panocha

Origin of pannose

1865–70; < Latin pannōsus full of rags, tattered, equivalent to pann(us) cloth, rag (cf. pane) + -ōsus -ose1

Related formspan·nose·ly, adverb

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