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setulose

[ sech-uh-lohs ]
/ ˈsɛtʃ əˌloʊs /
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adjective Botany, Zoology.
having or covered with setulae.
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Also set·u·lous [sech-uh-luhs]. /ˈsɛtʃ ə ləs/.

Origin of setulose

First recorded in 1855–60; setul(a) + -ose1
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