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synonyms for coriaceous

  • rugged
  • wrinkled
  • hardened
  • leatherlike
  • rough
  • strong
  • tough
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antonyms for coriaceous

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  • smooth
  • soft
  • supple
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How to use coriaceous in a sentence

Two lateral lamin, often coriaceous, by which the ovipositor when unemployed is covered.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
The upper organs of flight, when they are corneous or coriaceous at the base and membranous at the apex.
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
I find a copying press very valuable in making the impression, especially if the leaf is at all coriaceous.
SECRETS OF WISE MEN, CHEMISTS AND GREAT PHYSICIANSWILLIAM K. DAVID
The coriaceous part of the hemelytra is of a purple tint, but the membranous part is brown.
THE INSECT WORLDLOUIS FIGUIER
Those whose food is succulent grow more rapidly than those which have for their food dry gramineous plants and coriaceous lichens.
THE INSECT WORLDLOUIS FIGUIER
They are almost coriaceous in texture, smooth and dark-bluish-green above, paler, and sometimes slightly chaffy beneath.
BEAUTIFUL FERNSDANIEL CADY EATON
Pericarp woody, dehiscent at the tip by 2–4 valves; contains 1–4 seeds, slightly orbiculate, coriaceous.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
Fruit fleshy, ovoid, acute and somewhat curved at the end enclosing a seed with coriaceous, downy testa.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
The tree is a small evergreen, having alternate, glabrous, coriaceous leaves which are crowded at the ends of the stout branches.
FRUITS OF THE HAWAIIAN ISLANDSGERRIT PARMILE WILDER
Name from , a rattle; the loose seeds rattling in the coriaceous inflated pods.
THE MANUAL OF THE BOTANY OF THE NORTHERN UNITED STATESASA GRAY
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WORDS RELATED TO CORIACEOUS

  • coriaceous
  • hardened
  • leatherlike
  • rough
  • rugged
  • strong
  • tough
  • wrinkled
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