suberose

/ˈsubəroʊs/ (say 'soohbuhrohs)

adjective
of the nature of cork; cork-like; corky.
Also, suberous /ˈsubərəs/ (say 'soohbuhruhs). {Latin sūber cork + -ose2}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Suberose — Su ber*ose , Suberous Su ber*ous, a. [L. suber the cork tree: cf. F. sub[ e]reux.] (Bot.) Having a corky texture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • subérose — [sybeʀoz] n. f. ÉTYM. XXe; de suber, et 2. ose. ❖ ♦ Méd. Maladie pulmonaire professionnelle provoquée par l inhalation de poussières de liège …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Suberose — (f), Korkstaublunge (f), Korkarbeiterlunge (f) eng suberosis …   Arbeitssicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz Glossar

  • suberose — s. f. 1. Alterações da casca de certos frutos. 2.  [Medicina] Pneumoconiose devida à instalação das poeiras da cortiça …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • suberose — /sooh beuh rohs /, adj. of the nature of cork; corklike; corky. Also, suberous /sooh beuhr euhs/. [1835 45; < NL suberosus; see SUBER, OSE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • suberose — a.; (also suberous) Cork like, corky, soft, elastic …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • suberose — su·ber·ose …   English syllables

  • suberose — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Suberous — Suberose Su ber*ose , Suberous Su ber*ous, a. [L. suber the cork tree: cf. F. sub[ e]reux.] (Bot.) Having a corky texture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Korkarbeiterlunge — Suberose (f), Korkstaublunge (f), Korkarbeiterlunge (f) eng suberosis …   Arbeitssicherheit und Gesundheitsschutz Glossar

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