Definition of Cirrose

1. a. Bearing a tendril or tendrils; as, a cirrose leaf.



Definition of Cirrose

1. Adjective. (alternative spelling of cirrhose) ¹

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Definition of Cirrose

1. cirrous [adj] - See also: cirrous

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cirrose

cirrhotics
cirrhous
cirrhus
cirri
cirriferous
cirriform
cirrigerous
cirrigrade
cirriped
cirripede
cirripedes
cirripeds
cirrocumuli
cirrocumulus
cirrocumulus cloud
cirrose (current term)
cirrostrati
cirrostratus
cirrostratus cloud
cirrous
cirrus
cirrus cloud
cirruses
cirsectomy
cirsoceles
cirsodesis
cirsoid

Literary usage of Cirrose

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1. The Sydney Magazine of Science and Art by Joseph Dyer, Philosophical Society of New South Wales (1858)
"cirrose CLOUD. 32. The second case in which Dr. Button's theory of precipitation by mixture comes into play is when the upper of two strata happens to have ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"In Leguminous plants (the Pea tribe) the pines are frequently cirrose. When tendrils occupy the place of leaves, ..."

3. The Flora of British India by Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker (1879)
"Cymes many-flowered, on a cylindrical peduncle as long as the petiole, one brauch cirrose. Male flowers \ in., bell-shaped. Calyx 'leathery, spotted ..."

4. A Manual of the Infusoria: Including a Description of All Known Flagellate by William Saville-Kent (1880)
"On no occasion could less than fifty or sixty of these cirrose filaments be counted, while in many instances they were found to exceed one hundred. ..."

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