Crinite : Definition

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Definitions of Crinite

Pronunciation : Cri"nite (kr"nt)
Part of Speech : a.
Etymology : [L. crinitus, p. p. of crinire to provide or cover with hair, fr. crinis hair.]
Definition : 1. Having the appearance of a tuft of hair; having a hairlike tail or train. "Comate, crinite, caudate stars."

2. (Bot.)

Defn: Bearded or tufted with hairs. Gray.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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