Definitions for ventricoseˈvɛn trɪˌkoʊs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ven•tri•coseˈvɛn trɪˌkoʊs(adj.)

  1. protuberant on one side.

    Category: Zoology

  2. having a large abdomen.

    Category: Pathology, Zoology

Origin of ventricose:

1750–60; < NL ventricōsus. See venter , -ic , -ose1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ventricose, ventricous(adj)

    having a swelling on one side

    "the ventricose gullet of an insect"


  1. ventricose(Adjective)


  2. ventricose(Adjective)

    A structure which is broadest in the middle and tapers toward the ends

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ventricose(adj)

    alt. of Ventricous


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