Words nearby plumose
OTHER WORDS FROM plumoseplu·mose·ly, adverbplu·mos·i·ty [ploo-mos-i-tee] /pluˈmɒs ɪ ti/, plu·mose·ness, noun
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Achenes 10-ribbed; pappus of rather rigid bristles, not plumose.
Ovary is glabrous with two styles ending in plumose stigmas.
I could not perceive that they were plumose, as in many other genera.A Monograph on the Sub-class Cirripedia (Volume 1 of 2)|Charles Darwin
Styles are short, with plumose stigmas and laterally exserted.
Mr. Hemsley adds, that this substance proves to be the plumose seeds of a poplar or willow.Darwinism (1889)|Alfred Russel Wallace