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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Tuberous  \Tu"ber*ous\,  a.  [L.  tuberosus:  cf  F.  tub['e]reux.  See 
  {Tuber},  and  cf  also  {Tuberose}.] 
  1.  Covered  with  knobby  or  wartlike  prominences;  knobbed. 
  2.  (Bot.)  Consisting  of  or  bearing,  tubers;  resembling  a 
  tuber.  --  {Tu"ber*ous*ness},  n. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  or  resembling  a  tuber;  "a  tuberous  root" 

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