• Definition for "fruticose"
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fruticose definition

  • adjective:
    • Resembling a shrub, particularly in having woody stems and limbs.
    • Having woody stems and branches; shrubby
    • regarding a shrub or shrubs; branching like a shrub; shrubby; shrublike.
    • of or concerning or resembling a shrub
    • Resembling a shrub, especially in having woody stems and branches.
    • Having woody stems and branches; shrubby
    • related to a shrub or shrubs; branching like a shrub; shrubby; shrublike.
    • of or regarding or resembling a shrub
  • others:
    • related to bushes; shrubby: as, a fruticose stem.
    • In lichenology, having the thallus connected only by a narrow base, from where, it ascends in a branching, shrub-like form.
    • regarding bushes; shrubby: as, a fruticose stem.
    • In lichenology, obtaining the thallus attached only by a narrow base, where, it ascends in a branching, shrub-like kind.
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