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villosity

 [vĭ-los´ĭ-te]
1. condition of being covered with villi.
2. a villus.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

vil·los·i·ty

(vi-los'i-tē),
Shagginess; an aggregation of villi.
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villosity

(vĭ-lŏs′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. villosi·ties
1. The condition of being villous.
2. A villous formation, surface, or coating.
3. A villus.
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vil·los·i·ty

(vi-los'i-tē)
Shagginess; an aggregation of villi.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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[...] It may one day come to be recognized that the number of the legs, the villosity of the skin, or the termination of the os sacrum, are reasons equally insufficient for abandoning a sensitive being to the same fate.
It may one day come to be recognized that the number of legs, the villosity of the skin, or the termination of the os sacrum, are reasons equally insufficient for abandoning a sensitive being to the same fate.