|1.||botany, zoology, anatomy having a swelling on one side; unequally inflated: the ventricose corolla of many labiate plants|
|2.||another word for corpulent|
|[C18: from New Latin ventricōsus, from Latin venter belly]|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
ventricose ven·tri·cose (věn'trĭ-kōs')
Inflated, swollen, or distended, especially on one side.