siliculose

[si-lik-yuh-lohs]

Origin of siliculose

From the New Latin word siliculōsus, dating back to 1725–35. See silicle, -ose1
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British Dictionary definitions for siliculose

siliculose

adjective
  1. (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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