Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as cirrose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Cirrose.
  • adjective (Zoöl.) Tufted; -- said of certain feathers of birds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective botany, zoology Pertaining to cirri; having filaments, fibrous.
  • adjective Pertaining to cirrus clouds.

Etymologies

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From Latin cirrus + -ous.

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