Definition of surculose in English:

surculose

Pronunciation /ˈsərkyəˌlōs/ /-ˌlōz/ /ˈsərkjəloʊs/

adjective

Botany
  • Producing suckers.

    ‘The plants growing about the Picachos de Santa Clara are more robust and less surculose than those in the Sierra Vizcaino proper and resemble A. gigantensis.’

Origin

Mid 19th century from Latin surculosus, from surculus ‘twig’.

Pronunciation

surculose

/ˈsərkyəˌlōs/ /-ˌlōz/ /ˈsərkjəloʊs/