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bombycinous


bombycinous


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bombycinous  \Bom*byc"i*nous\,  a.  [L.  bombycinus.  See 
  {Bombazine}.] 
  1.  Silken;  made  of  silk.  [Obs.]  --Coles. 
 
  2.  Being  of  the  color  of  the  silkworm;  transparent  with  a 
  yellow  tint.  --E.  Darwin.