Definition of suberous in US English:

suberous

adjective

Botany
  • Corky in form or texture; = suberose.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Evelyn (1620–1706), diarist and writer. Either from post-classical Latin suberosus suberose, or from suber + -ous.

Pronunciation

suberous

/ˈs(j)uːb(ə)rəs/