Definition of Hamulose

1. a. Bearing a small hook at the end.



Definition of Hamulose

1. Adjective. Bearing a small hook at the end - Gray ¹

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Definition of Hamulose

1. hamulus [adj] - See also: hamulus

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hamulose

hamsters
hamstring
hamstring tendon
hamstringer
hamstringers
hamstringing
hamstrings
hamstrung
hamular
hamular notch
hamular process of lacrimal bone
hamular process of sphenoid bone
hamulate
hamule
hamuli
hamulose (current term)
hamulous
hamulus
hamulus cochleae
hamulus lacrimalis
hamulus laminae spiralis
hamulus of spiral lamina
hamulus ossis hamati
hamulus pterygoideus
hamycin
hamza
hamzah
hamzahs
hamzas
hamzated

Literary usage of Hamulose

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1. Allen's Synonyms and Antonyms by Frederic Sturges Allen (1920)
"hamu- late or hamulose (both rare). hook-shaped, a. hooked, hooklike, unci- nate (learned or tech. ..."

2. Manual of the Mosses of North America by Leo Lesquereux, Thomas Potts James (1884)
"... leaves hamulose-secund, ovate at base, gradually narrowly lanceolate-acuminate, slightly denticulate at the apex; costa double, obsolete or none; ..."

3. Mosses with a Hand-lens: A Non-technical Handbook of the More Common and by Abel Joel Grout (1905)
"Habitat, the place in which a plant grows; often used in a general way to designate the kind of place usually occupied by a plant. or hamulose, curved like ..."

4. The Treasury of Botany: A Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom; with by John Lindley (1866)
"[AA R] hamulose. Covered with little hooks. HAMULUS. Л kind of hooked bristle found in t lie flower of ..."

5. The Elements of Botany for Beginners and for Schools by Asa Gray (1887)
"... hooked; the end of a slender body bent round. hamulose, bearing a small hook; a diminutive of the last. ..."

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