[pyoo-ber-yuh-luh nt, -ber-uh-]
- minutely pubescent.
Also pu·ber·u·lous [pyoo-ber-yuh-luh s, -ber-uh-] /pyuˈbɛr yə ləs, -ˈbɛr ə-/.
Origin of puberulent
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Puberulent, covered with fine and short or almost imperceptible down.The Elements of Botany
- biology covered with very fine down; finely pubescent
Word Origin for puberulent
C19: from Latin pūber
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