Rivulose

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Rivulose (bot.) marked with irregular lines
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. rivulusrivus, a stream.

Usage

In literature:

Rivulose: Marked by lines like the rivers of a map.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
The pileus is somewhat fleshy, convex, then plane, obtuse or depressed, dry, finally opaque, frequently inclined to be minutely rivulose.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
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