Definition of ventricose in English:

ventricose

Syllabification: ven·tri·cose
Pronunciation: /ˈventrəˌkōs/

Entry from US English dictionary

adjective

  • 1Having a protruding belly.
  • 2 Botany Distended, inflated.

Origin

mid 18th century: formed irregularly from ventricle + -ose1.

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