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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not covered in scales, or of scale like objects, a smooth skin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, without squamulæ, or minute scales.

Etymologies

From Latin e- ("not") + squamula ("small scales"), diminutive of squama ("scaly"). (Wiktionary)

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