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- adj. Becoming glabrous, hairless, or smooth; glabrate.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, becoming glabrous, as organs that are hairy in the bud or young state and glabrous with age.
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- adj. lacking hair or a similar growth or tending to become hairless
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The _leaf-sheath_ is glabrous or glabrescent and sometimes hirsute; margin is ciliate.
The _leaf-blade_ is flat, linear-lanceolate, acuminate, softly pubescent or glabrescent on both the surfaces, with rounded or subcordate base and margins minutely serrate and ciliate, 2 to 6 inches long 1/6 to 1/2 inch broad; the midrib is distinct though slender with four to six main veins on each side.
The stem is slender or stout, usually glabrous though occasionally glabrescent or pubescent, channelled on one side, branched from base upwards, and leafy.
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