granulose vs gritty what difference

what is difference between granulose and gritty

English

Etymology

granule +‎ -ose

Noun

granulose (uncountable)

  1. (biochemistry) The main constituent of the starch grain or granule, in distinction from the framework of cellulose. It is coloured blue by iodine, and is converted into dextrin and sugar by boiling acids and amylolytic ferments.

Adjective

granulose (comparative more granulose, superlative most granulose)

  1. granular

Anagrams

  • organules

Italian

Adjective

granulose

  1. feminine plural of granuloso

Anagrams

  • surgelano

Latin

Adjective

grānulōse

  1. vocative masculine singular of grānulōsus


English

Etymology

grit +‎ -y

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɹɪti/
  • Rhymes: -ɪti

Adjective

gritty (comparative grittier, superlative grittiest)

  1. Containing sand or grit; consisting of grit; caused by grit; full of hard particles.
  2. Spirited; resolute; unyielding.
    • 1944, Emily Carr, The House of All Sorts, “Poison,” [1]
      The runt was the grittiest pup of all; for days he writhed out of one convulsion into the next—calmed from one only to go through it all over again.
  3. (film, literature) Intense and starkly realistic; depicting harsh reality, especially violence.

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