adv. in a villous manner

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • villously — See villous. * * * …   Universalium

  • villously — vil·lous·ly …   English syllables

  • villously — adverb see villous …   Useful english dictionary

  • villous — villously, adv. /vil euhs/, adj. 1. covered with or of the nature of villi. 2. having villiform processes. 3. Bot. pubescent with long and soft hairs that are not interwoven. [1350 1400; ME; see VILLOSE, OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • villous — /ˈvɪləs/ (say viluhs) adjective 1. covered with villi. 2. of, relating to, or of the nature of villi. 3. Botany pubescent with long and soft hairs which are not interwoven. Also, villose. {Latin villōsus hairy} –villously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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