Definition of strigose in English:

strigose

Syllabification: stri·gose
Pronunciation: /ˈstrīˌgōs
 
/

adjective

Botany
  • 1Covered with short stiff adpressed hairs.
    More example sentences
    • The species with strigose tarsi may be differentiated by the following key.
    • Leaf petioles are covered with adpressed strigose hairs.
  • 1.1 Entomology Finely grooved or furrowed.

Origin

late 18th century: from Latin striga 'swath, furrow' + -ose1.

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