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- adj. Resembling nettles.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Resembling nettles; -- said of several natural orders allied to urticaceous plants.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In botany, of or belonging to the nettles; typified by the genus Urtica: as, the urtical alliance. Lindley.
- Stinging; capable of urticating; serving for urtication, as the trichocysts of infusorians. See trichocyst.
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