Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Covered with hairs or pubescence so interwoven as to form a mass easily removed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Covered with hairs or pubescence so platted together and interwoven as to form a mass easily removed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, covered with hairs or pubescence so dense and interwoven into a mass that they form a tissue which can be easily stripped off.

Etymologies

Latin manicatus sleeved, from manica a sleeve. (Wiktionary)

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