Definitions

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  • adj. chaffy; resembling or consisting of paleae, or chaff

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Chaffy; resembling or consisting of paleƦ, or chaff; furnished with chaff.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, chaffy; covered with chaffy scales; furnished with paleƦ: chaff-like.

Etymologies

Latin palea chaff. (Wiktionary)

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