spathose

1
[spey-thohs, spath-ohs]
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adjective


Nearby words

  1. spate,
  2. spathaceous,
  3. spathe,
  4. spathic,
  5. spathiphyllum,
  6. spathulate,
  7. spatial,
  8. spatial frequency,
  9. spatial summation,
  10. spatiality

Origin of spathose

1
1770–80; spath-, as in spathic + -ose1

spathose

2
[spey-th ohs, -thohs]

adjective

Also spa·thous [spey-thuh s, -thuh s] /ˈspeɪ ðəs, -θəs/.

Origin of spathose

2
First recorded in 1830–40; spathe + -ose1

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