furfuraceous


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fur·fu·ra·ceous

(fŭr'fyū-rā'shŭs),
Branny, or composed of small scales; denoting a form of desquamation.
Synonym(s): pityroid
[L. furfuraceus, fr. furfur, bran]

furfuraceous

/fur·fu·ra·ceous/ (fur″fu-ra´shus) fine and loose; said of scales resembling bran or dandruff.

furfuraceous

(fûr′fə-rā′shəs, -fyə-)
adj.
Made of or covered with scaly, branlike particles.

fur·fu·ra·ceous

(fŭr'fŭr-ā'shŭs)
Branny, or composed of small scales; denoting a form of desquamation.
Synonym(s): pityroid.
[L. furfuraceus, fr. furfur, bran]

furfuraceous

fine and loose; said of scales resembling dandruff or bran.