lanate

lanate

[ley-neyt]
adjective
woolly; covered with something resembling wool.
Also, lanose.


Origin:
1750–60; < Latin lānātus woolly, equivalent to lān(a) wool + -ātus -ate1

sublanate, adjective
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lanate or lanose (ˈleɪneɪt, ˈleɪnəʊs, -nəʊz)
 
adj
having or consisting of a woolly covering of hairs
 
[C18: from Latin lānātus, from lāna wool]
 
lanose or lanose
 
adj
 
[C18: from Latin lānātus, from lāna wool]

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