strigose

strigose

[strahy-gohs]
adjective
1.
Botany. set with stiff bristles of hairs; hispid.
2.
Zoology. marked with fine, closely set ridges, grooves, or points.

Origin:
1785–95; < Latin strig(a) furrow, row of bristles (akin to stria stria) + -ose1

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strigose (ˈstraɪɡəʊs)
 
adj
1.  botany bearing stiff hairs or bristles: strigose leaves
2.  zoology marked with fine closely set grooves or ridges
 
[C18: via New Latin strigōsus, from striga a bristle, from Latin: grain cut down]

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