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piliferous

See definition of piliferous on Dictionary.com
  • as inhairy
  • as inpilose

synonyms for piliferous

  • furry
  • fuzzy
  • shaggy
  • unshaven
  • woolly
  • hirsute
  • bearded
  • bewhiskered
  • bristly
  • bushy
  • downy
  • fleecy
  • flocculent
  • fluffy
  • lanate
  • pileous
  • pilose
  • pubescent
  • rough
  • stubbly
  • tufted
  • unshorn
  • villous
  • whiskered

antonyms for piliferous

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  • smooth
  • bald
  • clean
  • hairless
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    How to use piliferous in a sentence

    Just below the piliferous layer two or three layers of thick-walled cells are seen.
    A HANDBOOK OF SOME SOUTH INDIAN GRASSESRAI BAHADUR K. RANGA ACHARIYAR
    Piliferous, bearing a slender bristle or hair (pilum), or beset with hairs.
    THE ELEMENTS OF BOTANYASA GRAY
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    WORDS RELATED TO PILIFEROUS

    • bearded
    • bewhiskered
    • bristly
    • bushy
    • downy
    • fleecy
    • flocculent
    • fluffy
    • furry
    • fuzzy
    • hirsute
    • lanate
    • pileous
    • piliferous
    • pilose
    • pubescent
    • rough
    • shaggy
    • stubbly
    • tufted
    • unshaven
    • unshorn
    • villous
    • whiskered
    • woolly
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