what is difference between fruticulose and shrubby
Diminutive from Latin fruticosus (“bushy”): compare French fruticuleux.
fruticulose (comparative more fruticulose, superlative most fruticulose)
- (botany) Like, or pertaining to, a small shrub.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Gray to this entry?)
shrub + -y
- IPA(key): /ˈʃɹʌbi/
shrubby (comparative shrubbier, superlative shrubbiest)
- Of or resembling a shrub; fruticose.
- Planted, or covered with shrubs.
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