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A Grammatical Dictionary of Botanical Latin

 
wrinkled, shrivelled, creased: rugosus,-a,-um (adj.A), 'transversely wrinkled or undulate; longitudinally wrinkled;' rugatus,-a,-um (part.A), caperatus,-a,-um (part.A), ‘wrinkled, shrivelled;’ corrugatus,-a,-um (part.A), 'irregularly crumpled, wrinkled'; corrugis,-e (adj.B), ‘having wrinkles or folds, corrugate;’ plicatus,-a,-um (adj.A) 'pleated'; sulcatus,-a,-um (part.A): sulcate, furrowed or grooved, strongly plicate, with deep, longitudinal folds, more pronounced than striate or plicate; crumpled and irregularly bent: labyrinthiformis,-e (adj.B);

- sinus chlamydis corruges, the corrugated recesses of the chlamys.

in Gk. comp., rhyti-, rhytido-; cf. striate, plicate, undulate; see withered;

- calyx primo succulentus deinde in sicco rugatus, calyx at first succulent then in the dry (state) wrinkled.

crispato-rugosus,-a,-um (adj.A): “when the wrinkles of a surface are deep and sharp-edged” (Lindley).

Rhytidium rugosum, a species of moss with transversely wrinked leaves; Rozites caperata (Fr.) Mich., a mushroom in allusion to its wrinkled margin.
State of being wrinkled or shrivelled: rugositas,-atis (s.f.III), abl.

sg. rugositate.

wrinkled-: in L. comp.: caperat-, caperato-; corrugat-, corrugato-;

rugos-, rugoso-; in Gk. comp. rhysso-, rhyti-, rhytido-, q.v.

Vernonia rugosifolia; Rhyssocarpus; Rhyssolobium; Rhyssopteris; Rhyssostelma; Rhytidocaulon.

somewhat wrinkled: rugosulosus,-a,-um (adj.A), rugosiusculus,-a,-um (adj.A).

 

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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