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Meaning of PUBERULENT

Pronunciation:  pyoo'beryulunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  (biology) covered with fine soft hairs or down; "downy milkweed seeds"
 

PUBERULENT is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: downy, hairy, hirsute, pubescent, sericeous
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pu*ber"u*lent\, a. [See {Pubis}.] (Bot.)
Very minutely downy.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Covered with fine, short, and nearly imperceptable down; minutely pubescent, the hairs soft, straight, erect, but scarcely visible to the unaided eye.
 

 

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