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Meaning of HISPID

Pronunciation:  'hispid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  (of animals or plants) having stiff coarse hairs or bristles; "plants with hispid stems"
 

HISPID is a 6 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: hairy, hirsute
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\His"pid\, a. [L. hispidus: cf. F. hispide.]
1. Rough with bristles or minute spines.

2. (Bot. & Zo["o]l.) Beset with stiff hairs or bristles.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Bearing stiff, bristly hairs.
 

 

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