villous

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vil·lous

(vil'ŭs), Do not confuse this adjective with the noun villus.
1. Relating to villi.
2. Shaggy; covered with villi. Synonym(s): villose

villous

(vĭl′əs)
adj.
1. Biology Of, relating to, resembling, or covered with villi.
2. Botany Covered with long soft hairs.

vil′lous·ly adv.

vil·lous

(vil'ŭs)
1. Relating to villi.
2. Shaggy; covered with villi.
Synonym(s): villose.

villous

1. Pertaining to villi (see VILLUS).
2. Featuring numerous fingerlike processes.

villous

(of plants) shaggy.