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villosity

[ vi-los-i-tee ]
/ vɪˈlɒs ɪ ti /
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noun, plural vil·los·i·ties.
a villous surface or coating.
a number of villi together.
a villus.
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Origin of villosity

First recorded in 1770–80; villose + -ity
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British Dictionary definitions for villosity

villosity
/ (vɪˈlɒsɪtɪ) /

noun plural -ties
the state of being villous
a villous coating or surface
a villus or a collection of villi
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