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verrucous

[ver-uh-kuh s, vuh-roo-] /ˈvɛr ə kəs, vəˈru-/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, marked by, or like a wart or warts.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; variant of verrucose; see -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for verrucous

verrucose

/ˈvɛrʊˌkəʊs/
adjective
1.
(botany) covered with warty processes
Derived Forms
verrucosity (ˌvɛrʊˈkɒsɪtɪ) noun
Word Origin
C17: from Latin verrūcōsus full of warts, from verrūca a wart
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verrucous in Medicine

verrucous ver·ru·cous (və-rōō'kəs) or ver·ru·cose (-kōa')
adj.
Covered with warts or wartlike projections.

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