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Definition of the adjective acerous
What does acerous mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [zoology] Destitute of tentacles, as certain mollusks
- [zoology] Without antennae, as some insects
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by O. P. Singh, S. K. Srivastava
Acerous: Without antennae. Only Protura ...
by Manjit Singh Dhooria
Acerous: Without antennae. Only Protura are entirely acerous.
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
Acerous; Acerose. See Outline Shape. Cf. Setiform.
The Imperial Dictionary (1863)
English, Technological, and Scientific by John Ogilvie
An acerous or acerose leaf is one which is linear and permanent, in form of a needle, as in pine, or common Jua. [L. acerosus, chaffy, from acus, chaff or a Acerous Leaves (Yewl. niper. ACERVAL, a. Pertaining to a heap. ACERVATE, v. t. To ...
by John Ogilvie
An acerous or acerose leaf is one which is linear and permanent, in form of a needle, as in pine, or commonjuniper. ACERVAL, a. Pertaining to a heap. ACERVATE, v. t. To heap up. . ACES CENCY, n. [L. acescens, turning sour, from acesco.
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
Also, acerate, acerous. acerous Zoology, without horns or antennae. Botany, see acerose. acervate Biology, growing in a dense cluster or heap; used especially of certain fungi. Acervularia Paleontology, an extinct cerioid massive coral of the ...
A compendious Medical Dictionary, containing an explanation of the terms in Anatomy, Physiology, Surgery, etc (1798)
by Robert HOOPER (M.D.)
Acerous ACID. Distilled Vinegar. Salts formed by the union of this acid with different bases are termed amim. ACETUM. Vinegar; from acer, four. A sour liquor , obtained from many vegetable subfimces dissolved in boiling water, and from ...
Medical Dictionary (1813)
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Surgery, Medicine, Midwifery, Anatomy, Chemistry, &c. &c. &c by John James Watt
See acerous 4cm. ACIDUM BENZOICUM. See BENZOES. ACIDUM!v CARBONICUM. Fixed air. This gas is disen— gaged by the decomposition of vegetable and animal matters. It exists in combination with Lime, Magnesia, Alkalis, Btc. It is in ...
Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language : Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific, and Technical Homophonic Words, to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud
— Scirrus, serious, cerrus, scirrous, cirrous, source, serous, sarse, ceruse, Ceres, sirius, sarsa, serous, cerasee, sea-horse, serass, acerous, series, cereous . * 041 — Cerote, swardy, wizard, seerwood, syrt, assart, assert, cerate, sword, ...
The Describer's Dictionary: A Treasury of Terms & Literary Quotations (Expanded Second Edition) (2014)
by David Grambs, Ellen S. Levine
scratching the ground for food rasorial having ears aurated havinga tail caudate havingno tail anurous, acaudal havingatail with colored bands ringtailed having horns corniculate having nohorns acerous having twoteeth bidentate having ...
Acerous,acerosiry, цоп'ыц. Accordance, ешзщ. Ache fu. Ake. Accordingly, дщыщвш. "Та Ache ...
Containing English Spellings and Spelling Rules; the Dictionary of English Inflected Words; Punctuation Based on the Analysis of Sentences; a Copious List of Foreign Quotations Re-spelt for Pronunciation
acerous. account. acetate. accompt* ncetitc.
by John Oswald
Acerous. Acervate. Acen-its.
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Scrabble value of A1C3E1R1O1U1S1
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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