[ rey-mohs, ruh-mohs ]
/ ˈreɪ moʊs, rəˈmoʊs /
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having many branches.
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Origin of ramose
OTHER WORDS FROM ramosera·mose·ly, adverbra·mos·i·ty [ruh-mos-i-tee], /rəˈmɒs ɪ ti/, nounmul·ti·ra·mose, adjectivesub·ra·mose, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for ramose
This is the usual uni-ramose limb found in the various classes of Arthropoda.
British Dictionary definitions for ramose
/ (ˈreɪməʊs, ræˈməʊs) /
Derived forms of ramoseramosely or ramously, adverbramosity (ræˈmɒsɪtɪ), noun
Word Origin for ramose
C17: from Latin rāmōsus, from rāmus branch
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Medical definitions for ramose
[ rā′mōs′, rə-mōs′ ]
Having many branches; branching.
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