Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany, marked with lines like the rivers in a map. Phillips, British Discomycetes, Gloss.

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  • adjective Marked by thin, winding or crooked lines.

Etymologies

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From Latin rivulus ("rivulet") + -ose.

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