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- adj. Like byssus; consisting of fine fibres or threads.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Byssuslike; consisting of fine fibers or threads, as some very delicate filamentous algæ.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Resembling a byssus; consisting of fine silky filaments; resembling cobwebs.
byssus + -aceous (Wiktionary)