What does coriaceous mean?

Definitions for coriaceousˌkɔr iˈeɪ ʃəs, ˌkoʊr-, ˌkɒr-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coriaceous, leathered, leatherlike, leathery(adj)

    resembling or made to resemble leather; tough but pliable


  1. coriaceous(Adjective)

    Resembling leather; leathery.

    This species is similar to E. vagans Wallich in the texture of the leaves, which are more thickly coriaceous and have fewer crenulations on margin; the large globose capsules are white spotted. u2014 JinShuang Ma, "New Species of Euonymus (Celastraceae) from East and South Asia", Harvard Papers in Botany 10: 93-111, Abstract.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coriaceous(adj)

    consisting of or resembling, leather; leatherlike; tough

  2. Coriaceous(adj)

    stiff, like leather or parchment

  3. Origin: [L. coriaceous, fr. corium leather. See Cuirass.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Coriaceous

    kōr-i-ā′shus, adj. leathery: of or like leather. [L. corium—Gr. chorion, skin, leather.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coriaceous in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coriaceous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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