• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Acerous (Zoöl) Destitute of tentacles, as certain mollusks.
    • a Acerous Same as Acerose.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • acerous Same as acerose.
    • acerous Of or pertaining to the Acera, 2.
    • acerous Having minute or undeveloped antennæ, as an insect.
    • acerous Having no horns; aceratophorous.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. α priv. + ke`ras a horn


In literature:

IMPIGER, IRACUNDUS, INEXORABILIS, ACER, untiring, swift to wrath, unyielding, keen.
"Waverley" by Sir Walter Scott
That such children as now goe, & are under ye age of ten years, have noe other shar in ye devision, but 50. acers of unmanured land.
"The Mayflower and Her Log, Complete" by Azel Ames
Along the Kamyoom I gathered an Acer, an Arbutus, a Daphne.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
Decline /vir acer\, /legio acris\, /animal acre\, /ager omnis\, /scutum omne\, /proelium par\.
"Latin for Beginners" by Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge
The occasional forms in 'er' and 'il' will have similar power (acer, basil).
"Proserpina, Volume 1" by John Ruskin
Acer rubrum 142 LXXII.
"Handbook of the Trees of New England" by Lorin Low Dame
Aesculape shares the opinion of Acer.
"Early Theories of Translation" by Flora Ross Amos
That such children as now goe, & are under y^e age of ten years, have noe other shar in y^e devision, but 50. acers of unmanured land.
"Bradford's History of 'Plimoth Plantation'" by William Bradford
Growing on the inside of the bark of Juglans, Acer, etc.
"The Myxomycetes of the Miami Valley, Ohio" by A. P. Morgan
Leaves downy beneath =Black Maple, Acer saccharum var.
"The Plants of Michigan" by Henry Allan Gleason

In news:

First let me tell you about Acer 's new hardware, then I'll get into the nitty-gritty of how Windows 8 performs as a tablet OS.
Acer is the Windows 8 tablet forerunner with its preview of the Iconia W700-6465 - one of our first tastes of what Microsoft has up its sleeve for what pundits are calling the "post-PC era.".
Google Objects to Acer -Alibaba Phone.
Acer Refocuses Its Smartphones.
Alibaba, however, quickly responded and alleged that Google had threatened to revoke Acer 's license to use Android if it went ahead with the launch of the Aliyun OS smartphone.
But the spokesman declined to offer specifics and if Google threatened to revoke Acer 's license to use Android.
Google forced Acer to drop our new mobile OS.
Acer rolls out case line-up for the latest iPhone.
A Tokyo-based Google spokesman declined comment, while Acer 's Shanghai-based spokeswoman Elaine Cao declined comment.
A planned launch of a smartphone between Acer Inc and a unit of Alibaba Group, China's biggest e-commerce firm, was canceled on Thursday due to what Alibaba said was pressure from Google Inc on the Taiwanese group.
He will oversee all of Acer 's global marketing and advertising work, and will report directly to the company's chairman and CEO Jeng-tang Wang.
24's Jack Bauer Bakes Explosive Cupcakes for Hilarious Acer Aspire S5 Ultrabook Ad.
That statement comes after Acer 's CEO blasted Microsoft for building the Surface RT tablet.
This delay could take up to 3.5 seconds on the Xoom and Acer Iconia.
Acer Urges Microsoft to ' Think Twice ' About Surface Tablet Plans.

In science:

Barros, “Modeling network code d TCP throughput: A simple model and its validation,” in Proceedings of ICST/ACM Valuetools, May 2011. “Improving the performance of R. C ´aceres and L.
Trade-off between cost and goodput in wireless: Replacing transmitters with coding