1 Botany Covered 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.
late 18th century: from Latin striga 'swathe, furrow' + -ose1.
Definition of strigose in:
- The US English dictionary