Medical Definition of Vellus

1. 1. Fine nonpigmented hair covering most of the body. 2. A structure that is fleecy or soft and woolly in appearance. Origin: L. Fleece Vellus olivae inferioris, a stratum of nerve fibres surrounding the inferior olive. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Vellus

vellicate
vellicated
vellicates
vellicating
vellication
vellicative
vellie
vellies
vellon
vellons
vells
vellum
vellumlike
vellums
vellumy
vellus (current term)
vellus hair
vellus hairs
velocardiofacial
veloce
velocimeter
velocimeters
velocimetric
velocimetry
velocipede
velocipedes
velocipedist
velocipedists
velociraptor

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