Definition of ramulose in English:

ramulose

adjective

Botany
  • Having (many) small branches or divisions.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Chambers's Cyclopaedia. From classical Latin rāmulōsus having many small branches (applied by Pliny to veined leaves) from rāmulus small branch + -ōsus. Compare French ramuleux.

Pronunciation

ramulose

/ˈramjʊləʊs/