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carnous


carnous


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Carnose  \Car*nose\,  Carnous  \Car"*nous\,  a.  [L.  carnosus,  fr 
  caro,  carnis,  flesh:  cf  OF  carneux  F.  charneux.] 
  1.  Of  or  pertaining  to  flesh;  fleshy. 
 
  A  distinct  carnose  muscle.  --Ray. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Of  a  fleshy  consistence;  --  applied  to  succulent 
  leaves,  stems,  etc