[ vi-los-i-tee ]
/ vɪˈlɒs ɪ ti /
noun, plural vil·los·i·ties.
a villous surface or coating.
a number of villi together.
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Dryness seems generally to favour the hairyness or villosity of plants.
British Dictionary definitions for 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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Medical definitions for villosity
[ vĭ-lŏs′ĭ-tē ]
The condition of being villous.
A villous formation, surface, or coating.
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