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  1. finely rugose; having many small wrinkles.
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Origin of rugulose

1810–20; < New Latin rūgul(a) (diminutive of Latin rūga ruga) + -ose1
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Examples from the Web for rugulose

Historical Examples

  • Differs from C. fusipes in rugulose pileus, and in growing singly.

    European Fungus Flora: Agaricaceae

    George Massee

  • Grain is oblong, obtusely trigonous, or concavo-convex, red-brown and rugulose on the ventral side.

    A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses

    Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar