Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling velvet or some aspect of it.

Etymologies

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velvet +‎ -like

Examples

  • You can feel the dough changing as you work it, growing increasingly smooth as the gluten aligns, until it has almost a velvetlike texture.

    Ratio

  • Most of it was made of a velvetlike material, deep and thick and beautifully embroidered.

    The Long Night

  • HIS SECRET A little bit of cream together with the eggs, so they get more velvetlike, "più morbide."

    NYT > Home Page

  • Related to sea urchins, a live sand dollar has a velvetlike coat that is actually thousands of tiny spines, only one to five millimeters long.

    NYT > Home Page

  • It's a velvetlike fur unique to the lambs of that region.

    The Herald | HeraldOnline.com - Front

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