lacunosity

lacunose

[luh-kyoo-nohs]
adjective
full of or having lacunae.
Also, lacunulose [luh-kyoo-nyuh-lohs] .


Origin:
1810–20; < Latin lacūnōsus full of holes or gaps. See lacuna, -ose1

lacunosity [lak-yoo-nos-i-tee] , noun
sublacunose, adjective
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lacuna (ləˈkjuːnə)
 
n , pl -nae, -nas
1.  a gap or space, esp in a book or manuscript
2.  biology a cavity or depression, such as any of the spaces in the matrix of bone
3.  another name for coffer
 
[C17: from Latin lacūna pool, cavity, from lacus lake]
 
la'cunose
 
adj
 
la'cunal
 
adj
 
la'cunary
 
adj
 
lacunosity
 
n

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