tomentose[tō men′tōs, tō′mən tōs′]
tomentose definition by Webster's New World
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Biol. covered with a dense layer of short, matted, woolly hairs
Origin: Modern Latin tomentosus ; from Classical Latin tomentum: see tomentum
tomentose definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Covered with short, dense, matted hairs.
Origin: New Latin tōmentōsus, from Latin tōmentum, cushion stuffing.