Definition of Comal

1. Adjective. Of certain seeds (such as cotton) having a tuft or tufts of hair. "A comal tuft"

Exact synonyms: Comate, Comose
Category relationships: Botany, Phytology
Similar to: Haired, Hairy, Hirsute
Derivative terms: Coma



Definition of Comal

1. comose [adj] - See also: comose

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Comal

coma
coma aberration
coma carcinomatosum
coma cast
coma scale
coma vigil
coma vigile
comade
comae
comagmatic
comake
comaker
comakers
comakes
comaking
comal (current term)
comalike
comanage
comanaged
comanagement
comanagements
comanager
comanagers
comanages
comanaging
comancheite
comarb
comarbs
comarket
comarketed

Literary usage of Comal

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The comal route is of immense importance, both it a commercial and strategic line, and in both particulars is of far greater significance than either the ..."

2. Manual of the Mosses of North America by Leo Lesquereux, Thomas Potts James (1884)
"ovate-acuminate, the comal oblong-ovate, lanceolate, cuspidate by the excurrent costa, bordered by a brown margin, reflexed from the base to the middle, ..."

3. The American Decisions: Containing All the Cases of General Value and by John Proffatt, Abraham Clark Freeman (1888)
"Was it, then, the intention of the vendor to make the east or southeast bank of the comal the boundary of the land conveyed to the appellant? ..."

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