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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
thickly: crasse (adv.); confertim (adv.),‘compactly, close together, densely, in a compact body;’ crebro (adv.) 'in close succession, often, repeatedly,' dense (adv.), ‘densely;’ spisse (adv.), densely, compactly, closely;’ opp. laxe (adv.) ‘loosely;’

- legumine dense vel moderate vel sparse canescenti sericeo vel tomentuloso, with the legume densely or moderately or sparsely canescent sericeous or tomentulose.

- petiolis rhachidibusque squamis ferrugineis spisse obtectis, with the petioles and rhaches closely covered with rust-colored scales.

- caulis crasse corticatus, stem thickly corticated.

- calycibus glabris (non confertim hirsutis), with calyces glabrous (not densely hirsute).

- elateres bispiri, spiris in medio confertim, versus apicem laxe tortis, the elaters two-spiralled, with the coils in the middle compactly, toward the apex loosely twisted.

- sylva aceris, fagis, quercibus dense ornata, a forest densely embellished with acer, beech and oak (trees).

 

A work in progress, presently with preliminary A through R, and S, and with S (in part) through Z essentially completed.
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