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synonyms for tomentum

  • dressing
  • filling
  • feathers
  • filler
  • insides
  • padding
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How to use tomentum in a sentence

The foxy flavor, the tomentum of the leaf, the pulpy flesh, and the usually continuous tendrils are all from Labrusca.
THE GRAPES OF NEW YORKU. P. HEDRICK
The caps are convex, covered with a tawny-brown fibrillose tomentum.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
A neat, small-growing species, with white flowers and glossy-green leaves covered with a rusty-white tomentum beneath.
HARDY ORNAMENTAL FLOWERING TREES AND SHRUBSA. D. WEBSTER
The whole tree is usually covered with a scaly tomentum, while the fruit is a black flattened drupe.
HARDY ORNAMENTAL FLOWERING TREES AND SHRUBSA. D. WEBSTER
The plant is quite hardy and easily identified because of its long and slender stem, with the grayish tomentum at the base.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
The stem is short and rather thick, often swollen, covered with a reddish-brown tomentum.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
It is readily recognized by the red fibrillose tomentum which covers the entire plant when young.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
Pileus convex or expanded, dry, clothed with a very minute appressed tomentum, whitish.
THE MUSHROOM, EDIBLE AND OTHERWISEM. E. HARD
Differs from C. Friesii in being at first covered with brown tomentum which breaks up into flecks.
EUROPEAN FUNGUS FLORA: AGARICACEAEGEORGE MASSEE
The surface of the pileus seems to be covered with a very fine velvety tomentum which glistens as the cap is turned in the light.
STUDIES OF AMERICAN FUNGI. MUSHROOMS, EDIBLE, POISONOUS, ETC.GEORGE FRANCIS ATKINSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TOMENTUM

  • dressing
  • feathers
  • filler
  • filling
  • insides
  • padding
  • tomentum
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.