Pileous



[pahy-lee-uh s, pil-ee-] /ˈpaɪ li əs, ˈpɪl i-/

adjective
1.
hairy or furry.
/ˈpaɪlɪəs; ˈpɪl-/
adjective (biology)
1.
hairy
2.
of or relating to hair

pileous pi·le·ous (pī’lē-əs)
adj.
Hairy.

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