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Definition of the adjective Maculose

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  1. Of or pertaining to spots upon a surface; spotted; maculate.

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Google previewThe Describer's Dictionary: A Treasury of Terms & Literary Quotations (Expanded Second Edition) (2014)

by David Grambs, Ellen S. Levine

pointillist havinggold dots made with a pointed tool pointillé havingspots spotted, speckled, dappled, menald, macular, maculose, pardine, flecked havingcolored spots, blotches, or speckles varicolored, mottled havingdots orspotsina textile ...

Google previewThe Describer's Dictionary (1995)

A Treasury of Terms and Literary Quotations by David Grambs

having spots spotted, speckled, dappled, menald, macular, maculose, pardine, flecked having gold dots made with a pointed tool pointille having colored spots or speckles variegated having an eye-like spot or spots ocellate having soft ...

Google previewDictionary of Geological Terms (1984)

by Robert Latimer Bates, Julia A. Jackson

maculose (mac'-u-lose) Spotted, esp. as applied to a group of contact-metamorphic rocks, the spotted slates; also, said of the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Botanical Terms (1892)

by Arthur Alger Crozier

maculose. mAcfrLA'r1o1w, the pattern or arrangement of the spots upon a plant . MLOTILOSE, see MACULATE. MAIDEN (Hort.), a term sometimes applied to a tree or other plant of one year's growth from fruited, and in forestr to a seedlin in ...

Google previewAmerican encyclopedic dictionary (1897)

by Robert Hunter, John Alfred Williams, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage

maculose. ma-crom'-JS-tSr, a. [Pref. macro-, and English meter.} An instrument for measuring inaccessible objects by means of two reflectors on a common sextant. mac -rSn, s. [Maceotone.] mac-ri-pet'-Sl-oua, «. [Or. macro»=large; Eng. petal; ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Earth Science (2009)

by Jacqueline Smith

maculose /mak-yŭ-lohs/ Having a knotted or spotted appearance, usually describing a metamorphic rock. The irregularities are thought to result from the growth of new minerals during heating.

Google previewA Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences (2013)

by Michael Allaby

maculose Applied to the texture of contactmetamorphic (see CONTACT METAMORPHISM) rocks that display spots, each spot representing a ...

Google previewWörterbuch GeoTechnik/Dictionary Geotechnical Engineering (2014)

by Helmut Herrmann, Herbert Bucksch

gefleckt○ maculose, spotted, knotted [Said of a ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2001)

by Gordon Gordh, David Headrick

MACULOSE Adj (Latin, maculosus = spotted.) Spotted; with many marks or spots, MADAGASCAR Globally, the Fourth largest island and separated from continental Africa during Jurassic Period (160–165 MYBP). Surface dimensions 1,600 km ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Biological Terms (1920)

maculose (mäk'ülös). Maculate. madrepore (mäd'rëpör) n. [F. madrepore-from L. mater, mother ; Gk. poros, friable stone] A branching stony Coral; the plate at the external opening of the stone canal in ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Scientific Terms (1920)

Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson

maculose (mäk'ulös). Maculate. madrepore (mäd'rëpôr) ...

Google previewA New Pronouncing Dictionary of Medicine (1892)

Being a Voluminous and Exhaustive Hand-book of Medical and Scientific Terminology by John Marie Keating, Henry Hamilton, John Chalmers Da Costa, Frederick A. Packard

MACERATION— MACULOSE. MAD— MAGNET. MAGNETIC— MALARIA. MALARIAL— MALIS. MALLEABLE— MAMA. MAMMA— MANDELIC. 450 Madera 'tion, mas-er-ay-shun. (Lat. macerare, "to make soft by steeping.") The act or process ...

Google previewMiddle English Dictionary (1990)

by Robert E. Lewis

scabiez, ser- pigo, impetigo, & lich byngez be}> maculose, spotty in- feccions of be skyn. Ibid. 142b/ a: ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

also in use at those times were called crystallina, and these murrhina or murrhaea, by way of keeping up the distinction ; and Martial tells us, that the stone they were made of was spotted or variegated, calling them pocula maculose murrie.

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