adjective, squallier, squalliest.
characterized by squalls.
noun 1. the condition of being squalid; filth and misery. noun 1. the condition or quality of being squalid; disgusting dirt and filth
1. variant of squamo- before a vowel: squamation.
noun, plural squamae [skwey-mee] /ˈskweɪ mi/ (Show IPA) 1. a scale or scalelike part, as of epidermis or bone. noun (pl) -mae (-miː) 1. (biology) a scale or scalelike structure squama squa·ma (skwā’mə, skwä’-) n. pl. squa·mae (-mē’) A thin platelike mass, as of bone. A scale or scalelike structure. squa’mate’ (-māt’) adj.
adjective 1. provided or covered with squamae or scales; scaly.