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Definition of the adjective Maculose
What does Maculose mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Of or pertaining to spots upon a surface; spotted; maculate.
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The 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 ...
The 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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; ...
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.
by Michael Allaby
maculose Applied to the texture of contactmetamorphic (see CONTACT METAMORPHISM) rocks that display spots, each spot representing a ...
by Helmut Herrmann, Herbert Bucksch
gefleckt○ maculose, spotted, knotted [Said of a ...
A 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 ...
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 ...
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) ...
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 ...
Middle English Dictionary (1990)
by Robert E. Lewis
scabiez, ser- pigo, impetigo, & lich byngez be}> maculose, spotty in- feccions of be skyn. Ibid. 142b/ a: ...
Encyclopaedia 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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Scrabble value of M3A1C3U1L1O1S1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of MACULOSE
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