pilous

[ pahy-luh s ]
/ ˈpaɪ ləs /

adjective

Origin of pilous

From the Latin word pilōsus, dating back to 1650–60. See pilose, -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for pilous

pilous

/ (ˈpaɪləs) /

adjective

a variant of pilose
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