Some articles on hairy:
... The hairy stem may be branched or not and it bears linear or few-lobed leaves up to about 6 centimeters long ... Atop the stems are inflorescences of flower heads with hairy phyllaries ... The fruit is a hairy club-shaped achene less than 2 millimeters long ...
... The stems are hairy and glandular ... long and 20 (7.9) wide, and are roughly triangular in shape, hairy and glandular, and often toothed along the edges ... usually one or sometimes a few large flower heads, each lined with hairy, pointed phyllaries up to 4 centimeters (1.6 inches) long ...
... The screaming hairy armadillo (Chaetophractus vellerosus) is a species of armadillo also known as the small screaming armadillo, crying armadillo or the small hairy armadillo ...
... Lasiorhinus is the genus containing the two hairy-nosed wombats, which are found in Australia ... The species are Northern hairy-nosed wombat, L ... krefftii Southern hairy-nosed wombat, L ...
... The stems are hairy and may be branched or unbranched ... The hairy leaves are generally linear in shape and are up to 8 centimeters long, paired oppositely on the stem ... The fruit is a hairy achene a few millimeters long, sometimes with a pappus of tiny scales ...
More definitions of "hairy":
- (adj): Having or covered with hair.
Example: "Jacob was a hairy man"; "a hairy caterpillar"
Famous quotes containing the word hairy:
“Down came the hairy talons
and horrible poison blade
And none of the garden noticed
that fizzing, hopeless fight.”
—Sir John Betjeman (19061984)
“There is nothing in the world that I loathe more than group activity, that communal bath where the hairy and slippery mix in a multiplication of mediocrity.”
—Vladimir Nabokov (18991977)
“Along the garden-wall the bees
With hairy bellies pass between
The staminate and pistillate,
Blest office of the epicene.”
—T.S. (Thomas Stearns)