velutinous[və lo̵̅o̅t′'n əs]
velutinous definition by Webster's New World
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Biol. covered with short, dense, silky, upright hairs; soft and velvety
Origin: ; from Italian velluto, velvet (; from Vulgar Latin villutus: see velvet) plush -ous
velutinous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Covered with dense, soft, silky hairs.
Origin: From New Latin velūtīnus, from Medieval Latin velūtum, velvet, from Vulgar Latin *villūtus; see velvet.