spathose

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[ spey-thohs, spath-ohs ]

adjective

Origin of spathose

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1770–80; spath-, as in spathic + -ose1

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spathose2
[ spey-thohs, -thohs ]

adjective

Origin of spathose

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First recorded in 1830–40; spathe + -ose1
  • Also spa·thous [spey-thuhs, -thuhs]. /ˈspeɪ ðəs, -θəs/.

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