[ sil-i-kwohs ]
/ ˈsɪl ɪˌkwoʊs /
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resembling a silique or silicle.
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Also sil·i·quous [sil-uh-kwuhs]. /ˈsɪl ə kwəs/.
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Siliquose, bearing siliques or pods which resemble siliques.The Elements of Botany|Asa Gray
Medical definitions for siliquose
[ sĭl′ĭ-kwōs′ ]
Resembling a long slender pod. Used of a cataract resulting in shriveling of the lens and calcareous deposits in the capsule.
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