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Meaning of "leiotrichous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LEIOTRICHOUS

leiotrichous  [laɪˈɒtrɪkəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LEIOTRICHOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Leiotrichous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES LEIOTRICHOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of leiotrichous in the English dictionary

The definition of leiotrichous in the dictionary is having straight hair.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LEIOTRICHOUS


amicus
ˈæmɪkəs
amphitrichous
æmˈfɪtrɪkəs
Autolycus
ɔːˈtɒlɪkəs
Copernicus
kəˈpɜːnɪkəs
cymotrichous
saɪˈmɒtrɪkəs
Cyzicus
ˈsɪzɪkəs
deinonychus
daɪˈnɒnɪkəs
dioecious
daɪˈɔɪkəs
Granicus
ɡrəˈnaɪkəs
Leviticus
lɪˈvɪtɪkəs
lissotrichous
lɪˈsɒtrɪkəs
lubricous
ˈluːbrɪkəs
lumbricus
ˈlʌmbrɪkəs
monoecious
mɒˈnɔɪkəs
monotrichous
mɒˈnɒtrɪkəs
Pecos
ˈpeɪkəs
peritrichous
pəˈrɪtrɪkəs
ulotrichous
juːˈlɒtrɪkəs
umbilicus
ʌmˈbɪlɪkəs
ventricous
ˈvɛntrɪkəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LEIOTRICHOUS

leiomyomata
leiotrichy
leipoa
Leipzig
Leiria
leish
leishmania
leishmanial
leishmaniasis
leishmaniosis
leisler
leister
leisurable
leisurably
leisure
leisure centre
leisure complex
leisure industry
leisure occupations
leisure sickness

WORDS THAT END LIKE LEIOTRICHOUS

amorphous
aphthous
astichous
distichous
isomorphous
metamorphous
monadelphous
monostichous
octastichous
octostichous
odontorhynchous
orthostichous
parastichous
pentastichous
polymorphous
polystichous
stomachous
tetrastichous
tristichous
xanthous

Synonyms and antonyms of leiotrichous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «leiotrichous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LEIOTRICHOUS

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The translations of leiotrichous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «leiotrichous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

leiotrichous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

leiotrichous
570 millions of speakers

English

leiotrichous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

leiotrichous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سبط الشعر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

leiotrichous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

leiotrichous
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

leiotrichous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

leiotrichous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Leiotrichous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

leiotrichous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

leiotrichous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

leiotrichous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Leiotrichous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

leiotrichous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

leiotrichous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लियॉट्रिकस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

leiotrichous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

leiotrichous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

leiotrichous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

leiotrichous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

leiotrichous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

leiotrichous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

leiotrichous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

leiotrichous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

leiotrichous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of leiotrichous

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LEIOTRICHOUS»

The term «leiotrichous» is normally little used and occupies the 145.450 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LEIOTRICHOUS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «leiotrichous» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «leiotrichous» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about leiotrichous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LEIOTRICHOUS»

Discover the use of leiotrichous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to leiotrichous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Indian Journal of Physical Anthropology and Human Genetics
JCM X JCF Leiotrichous 1.10 1.68 p<0.9 0.1<p<0.05 Non-significant Non- significant Cymotrichous 2. JCM X KCM Leiotrichous Cymotrichous 0.60 0.11 0.6 <p<0.5 p<0.9 Non-significant Non-significant 3. JCM X KC Leiotrichous 0.61 3.40  ...
‎2004
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The Gilded Tongue: Overly Eloquent Words for Everyday Things
LEIOTRICHOUS (LY-uh-TRI-kuhs) : adj. from New Latin leiotrichi: having straight, smooth hair. Although the man who committed the crime had curly hair, the original suspect was leiotrichous. LENTIC (LEN-tik): adj. from Latin lentus (slow, ...
Rod L. Evans, 2006
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Hair Transplantation
24.1 Depiction of the three hair follicle shapes by ethnicity, left to right; Leiotrichous or straight shaft (Asian); Cynotrichous or wavy shaft (Caucasion); Heliotrichosis or kinky shaft (Black) have a lesser incidence of baldness than Caucasians.
Robert S. Haber, Dowling Bluford Stough, 2006
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Foyle's further philavery: a cornucopia of lexical delights
leiotrichous. adjective straight-haired $»>The word is derived from the Greek leios meaning 'smooth' and thrix, trichos meaning 'hair'. The word is pronounced ' lie-aw-trik-uss' with the stress on the second syllable.
Christopher Foyle, 2008
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Dimensions of Researches in Indian Anthropology: Volume I
by a large number of genes, a probable consequence of many mutations. In the present study the following threefold classification was adopted: 1. Leiotrichous ( Straight, Smooth) 2. Cymotrichous (Wavy) and 3. Ulotrichous (Frizzly) Data on ...
Vijoy S. Sahay, Pradip Kumar Singh, Oriental Institute of Cultural and Social Research (Allahabad, India), 2003
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The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of ...
The Examiner, no. 532 (1832), condemned "a perking, prurient, linsey-woolsey species of composition" (see ueid). jvool-gathering. woolly. Bory de St. Vincent (d . 1846) classified mankind by the hair: leiotrichous: straight; cymotrichous: wavy;  ...
Joseph Twadell Shipley, 2009
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The Discourse of Race in Modern China
Popular aesthetic norms guided his inquiry: straight hair was judged 'more beautiful' than curly hair.30 In nineteenth- century Europe, hair was sometimes divided into a 'leiotrichous' type (straight and wavy, i.e. European) and a ' ulotrichous' ...
Frank Dikötter, 1992
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The Impressionist
Andrew Macfarlane of the Leucodermi, cymotrichous of hair and mesocephalic of head, had coupled with Sarah of the Xanthodermi, exotically leiotrichous but woefully brachy cephalic. Their daughter was a collapse. A blur. Compared to the  ...
Hari Kunzru, 2007
9
Reversing Your Hair Loss - A Practical Scientific Guide:
Lissotrichous (sometimes given as leiotrichous) is Asian, or oriental hair. This is also black, but differs from the first type in that it is very straight and can grow very long. Relative to the other two types, it is also the thickest. A single strand of this ...
Robert J. Hall, 2013
10
Hair: Its Power and Meaning in Asian Cultures
In nineteenth-century Europe, scientists sometimes divided hair into a " leiotrichous" type (straight and wavy, i.e., Europeans) and a "ulotrichous" type ( crisp, woolly, or tufted): each group of people conducted its own taxonomic enterprise under ...
Alf Hiltebeitel, Barbara D. Miller, 1998

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LEIOTRICHOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term leiotrichous is used in the context of the following news items.
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What words really mean: David Foster Wallace's dictionary
... of Man, from the early 1900s, classified races according to three basic hair types: leiotrichous (straight), cymotrichous (wavy) and ulotrichous. «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 12»
2
Why cryptic crosswords are civilisation
The answer to 10 across is 'leiotrichous' meaning 'having straight hair'!" Swallowing hard my friend apologises, grabs his bag and hurries to ... «BBC News, Jan 05»

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