setaceous

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se·ta·ceous

 (sĭ-tā′shəs)
adj.
1. Having or consisting of bristles; bristly: a setaceous moth.
2. Resembling bristles or a bristle: setaceous whiskers.

se•ta•ceous

(sɪˈteɪ ʃəs)

adj.
1. bristlelike.
2. having bristles.
[1655–65; < New Latin sētāceus. See seta, -aceous]
se•ta′ceous•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.setaceous - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.setaceous - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.; "a horse with a short bristly mane"; "bristly shrubs"; "burred fruits"; "setaceous whiskers"
armed - (used of plants and animals) furnished with bristles and thorns
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