arenose

  • 1 Arenose — Ar e*nose, a. [L. arenosus, fr. arena sand.] Sandy; full of sand. Johnson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 arenose — a. Sandy, arenose, arenarious …

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  • 3 arenose — arenosity /ar euh nos i tee/, n. /ar euh nohs /, adj. sandy; gritty. Also, arenous /ar euh neuhs/, arenulous /euh ren yeuh leuhs/. [1400 50; late ME arenous < L (h)arenosus sandy. See ARENA, OSE1] * * * …

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  • 4 arenose — adjective sandy, gritty, full of sand. Syn: sandy, gritty See Also: arenosity …

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  • 5 arenose —   a. sandy; containing much sand …

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  • 6 arenose — arenosity /ar euh nos i tee/, n. /ar euh nohs /, adj. sandy; gritty. Also, arenous /ar euh neuhs/, arenulous /euh ren yeuh leuhs/. [1400 50; late ME arenous < L (h)arenosus …

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  • 7 Pulverulence — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Pulverulence >N =>(State of powder.) GRP: N State of powder. Sgm: N State of powder. powderiness powderiness pulverulence Sgm: N State of powder. sandiness sandiness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N State of powder.… …

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  • 9 gritty — Synonyms and related words: abrasive, arenaceous, arenarious, arenose, brave, breccial, brecciated, bulldoggish, coarse, coarse grained, courageous, craggy, cross grained, crystal, crystalline, dauntless, determined, doughty, fearless, firm, game …

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  • 10 arenoso — a·re·nó·so agg. 1. CO sabbioso: terre arenose Sinonimi: renoso. 2. OB fig., di ragionamento, debole, poco fondato Sinonimi: renoso. {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: av. 1347. ETIMO: dal lat. harenōsu(m), v. anche 1arena …

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  • 11 landa — 1làn·da s.f. 1. CO vasto territorio pianeggiante, per lo più incolto e disabitato, tipico delle regioni fredde dell Europa occidentale | estens., territorio arido, incolto, desolato 2. TS geogr. tipo di vegetazione prevalentemente composta da… …

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  • 12 powderiness — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Having consistency of fine, dry particles Nouns 1. powderiness; grittiness, sandiness; efflorescence; friability. See vapor. 2. (powdery substance) powder, dust, sand, sawdust; grit; meal, bran, flour,… …

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  • 13 sandy — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. gritty, granular, grainy, arenaceous. See powderiness. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Containing sand; said especially of soil ] Syn. light, loose, permeable, porous, easy to work, easily worked,… …

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  • 14 gritty — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Containing grit] Syn. rough, abrasive, sandy, rasping, lumpy, calculous, gravelly, muddy, dusty, powdery, pulverent, granular, friable, branny, floury, crumbly, permeable, porous, sabulous, arenose, loose, raspy,… …

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  • 15 arenoso — pl.m. arenosi sing.f. arenosa pl.f. arenose …

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  • 16 arenaceous — a. Sandy, arenose, arenarious …

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  • 17 gritty — adj 1. sandy, sandlike, sabulous, arenaceous, arenose, arenulous, Obs. arenarious, Obs. are nate, Obs. arenated; grainy, grained, granular, granulate, granulated; gravelly, pebbly, pebbled, shingly, shingled; dusty, powdery, pulverous,… …

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  • 18 powdery — adj 1. granulated, pulverulent, ground, fine; dusty, ashy, gritty, sandlike, sandy, arenose, arenaceous, sootlike, sooty; pulverized, crushed, mortared, comminuted, triturated, levigated, smashed, mashed, Sl. smushed; grated, stoned, milled,… …

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  • 19 sandy — adj 1. gravelly, gritty, shingly, pebbly; sabulous, arenose, grainy, granular, granulated, Geol. psammitic. 2. yellowish red, saffron, tawny, ocher, ocherous, buff; yellow, yellowish, xanthous, topaz, lutescent, golden; flaxen, blond, tow headed …

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  • 20 dusty — [adj] filled with or covered with powdery particles arenaceous, arenose, chalky, crumbly, dirty, friable, granular, grubby, sandy, sooty, unclean, undusted, unswept, untouched; concept 485 Ant. clean, clear …

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