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crinite


crinite


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Crinite  \Cri"nite\  (kr?"n?t),  a.  [L.  crinitus  p.  p.  of  crinire 
  to  provide  or  cover  with  hair,  fr  crinis  hair.] 
  1.  Having  the  appearance  of  a  tuft  of  hair;  having  a  hairlike 
  tail  or  train.  ``Comate,  crinite,  caudate  stars.'' 
  --Fairfax. 
 
  2.  (Bot.)  Bearded  or  tufted  with  hairs.  --Gray.