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farinose


farinose


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Farinose  \Far`i*nose"\,  a.  [L.  farinosus:  cf  F.  farineux.] 
  1.  Yielding  farinaa;  as  farinose  substances. 
 
  2.  (Bot.  &  Zo["o]l.)Civered  with  a  sort  of  white,  mealy 
  powder,  as  the  leaves  of  some  poplars,  and  the  body  of 
  certain  insects;  mealy.