torulose

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torulose

(ˈtɔːjʊləʊs; ˈtɒrjʊləʊs; ˈtɔːjʊləʊz; ˈtɒrjʊləʊz)
adj
(Botany) (of something cylindrical) alternately swollen and pinched along its length
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Adj.1.torulose - of a cylindrical or ellipsoid body; swollen and constricted at intervals
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
unshapely - not well-proportioned and pleasing in shape; "a stout unshapely woman"
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