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arenaceous (adj.)

1640s, "sandy," from Latin arenaceus, harenaceus, from harena "sand, sandy place" (see arena). Figurative sense of "dry" is from 1870.

updated on February 07, 2017

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Definitions of arenaceous from WordNet

arenaceous (adj.)
resembling or containing or abounding in sand; or growing in sandy areas;
arenaceous limestone
arenaceous grasses
Synonyms: sandy / sandlike
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