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Meaning of TUBEROUS

Pronunciation:  'tooburus

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of or relating to or resembling a tuber; "a tuberous root"
 

TUBEROUS is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tu"ber*ous\, a. [L. tuberosus: cf. F. tub['e]reux. See
{Tuber}, and cf. also {Tuberose}.]
1. Covered with knobby or wartlike prominences; knobbed.

2. (Bot.) Consisting of, or bearing, tubers; resembling a
   tuber. -- {Tu"ber*ous*ness}, n.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Swollen; of roots, tuber-like.
 

 

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