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comose

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin comosus (hairy).

AdjectiveEdit

comose (comparative more comose, superlative most comose)

  1. (botany) Bearing a tuft of soft hairs or down.
    The seeds of milkweed are comose.
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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

comōse

  1. vocative masculine singular of comōsus