setose

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se·tose

 (sē′tōs′)
adj.
Having setae or bristles.

setose

(ˈsiːtəʊs) or

setous

adj
(Biology) biology covered with setae; bristly
[C17: from Latin saetōsus, from saeta a bristle]

se•tose

(ˈsi toʊs, sɪˈtoʊs)

adj.
covered with setae or bristles; bristly.
[1655–65; < Latin sētōsus. See seta, -ose1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.setose - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.setose - 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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