Definition of Siliquous

1. [adj]



Medical Definition of Siliquous

1. Bearing siliques; as, siliquose plants; pertaining to, or resembling, siliques; as, siliquose capsules. Origin: NL. Siliquosus: cf. F. Siliqueux. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Siliquous

siliculose
silicum
silinaite
siling
silipide
siliqua
siliqua olivae
siliquaceous
siliquae
siliquas
silique
siliques
siliquiform
siliquosa
siliquose
siliquous (current term)
siliqyiform
silk
silk-cotton tree
silk-screen printing
silk cotton
silk gland
silk hat
silk oak
silk screen print
silk stocking
silk tree
silk vine
silk wood

Literary usage of Siliquous

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1. Principles & Practice of Medicine by John Charles Peters, Frederick Greenwood Snelling (1863)
"siliquous small-pox of Friend, in which the pustule resembles a small hollow bladder, but contains no fluid; 7. The horn small-pox, which is by much the ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"SILIQUA, (si.l'-le-kw|) ns A carat, of which six make a scruple ; the seed-ves- cl, husk, cod, or shell of such plants as are of the pulse kind. siliquous ..."

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