Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Cylindrical with alternate swellings and contractions.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as torous.

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

  • adjective Cylindrical with alternate swellings and contractions; having the surface covered with rounded prominences.

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

  • adjective cylindrical with alternate swellings and contractions; having the surface covered with rounded prominences

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Latin torōsus, from torus, knot, bulge.]

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Latin torosus full of muscle, brawny, fleshy. See torus.

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