Fil`i*pen"du*lous (?; 135), a. [L. filum a thread + pendulus hanging, fr. pendre to hang.] Bot.

Suspended by, or strung upon, a thread; -- said of tuberous swellings in the middle or at the extremities of slender, threadlike rootlets.

 

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