Definition of strigose in English:
1 Botany Covered with short, stiff adpressed hairs.
- The species with strigose tarsi may be differentiated by the following key.
- Leaf petioles are covered with adpressed strigose hairs.
Late 18th century: from Latin striga 'swathe, furrow' + -ose1.
Definition of strigose in:
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