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  • adj. Resembling grume; thick and lumpy; soft and semisolid

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Resembling or containing grume; thick; concreted; clotted.
  • adj. See Grumose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling or containing grume; thick; viscid; clotted: as, grumous blood.
  • In botany, formed of coarse grains, as some clustered tubercular roots. Also grumose.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. transformed from a liquid into a soft semisolid or solid mass


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