from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Consisting of cells; cellulose.
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How can you not accept the fact that computer generated movies are substantially better than the old cellulous ones?
During my journey, I pored over sheets of bamboo plywood in Brooklyn, N.Y., hunted down energy-saving accent lights in Illinois by Web and phone, and spent one frigid afternoon cleaning spilled cellulous insulation off the lawn.
Nitro-cellulous lacquer is much more fragile than polyurethane to be sure, but minor scratches can be buffed out and I've seen repairs where new nitro has been blended into the original with no visible signs.
Strong results in performance fibers fueled by strong worldwide demand for our cellulous specialties products helped to offset the impact of housing market weakness on timber and real estate.