Pilose

Definition of Pilose

Pi`lose´
a.1.Hairy; full of, or made of, hair.
The heat-retaining property of the pilose covering.
- Owen.
2.(Zool.) Clothed thickly with pile or soft down.
3.(Bot.) Covered with long, slender hairs; resembling long hairs; hairy; as, pilose pubescence.

Related Words

bristly, bushy, cirrose, fleecy, flocculent, furry, fuzzy, hairy, hirsute, hispid, lanate, matted, pubescent, shagged, shaggy, unshorn, whiskered, woolly
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