[ si-lik-yuh-lohs ]
/ sɪˈlɪk yəˌloʊs /
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having the form or appearance of a silicle.
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British Dictionary definitions for siliculose
/ (sɪˈlɪkjʊˌləʊs, -ˌləʊz) /
(of certain cruciferous plants such as honesty) producing siliculae
Word Origin for siliculose
C18: from New Latin siliculōsus, from silicula a silicle
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