capillaceous

capillaceous

[kap-uh-ley-shuhs]
adjective

Origin:
1725–35; < Latin capillāceus hairy, equivalent to capill(us) hair + -āceus -aceous

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capillaceous (ˌkæpɪˈleɪʃəs)
 
adj
1.  having numerous filaments resembling hairs or threads
2.  resembling a hair; capillary
 
[C18: from Latin capillāceus hairy, from capillus hair]

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