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tubulous

[too-byuh-luh s, tyoo-] /ˈtu byə ləs, ˈtyu-/
adjective
1.
containing or consisting of tubes.
2.
having the form of a tube; tubular.
3.
Botany. having tubular flowers.
Origin
1655-1665
1655-65; < Neo-Latin tubulōsus. See tubule, -ous
Related forms
tubulously, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for tubulous

tubulous

/ˈtjuːbjʊləs/
adjective
1.
tube-shaped; tubular
2.
characterized by or consisting of small tubes
Derived Forms
tubulously, adverb
Word Origin
C17: from New Latin tubulōsus
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