Definitions For Piceous


(obsolete, rare) Of or pertaining to pitch, t=a sticky, dark#adjective, dark brown#adjective, brown substance obtained from distilling turpentine or wood tar, or crude oil or tar; having a quality#noun, quality like pitch; pitchlike, pitchy. (chiefly, entomology) resemble, resembling pitch in colour#noun, colour; a very dark brown. : {{color panel, 3B2C25}}


Italian: piceo, m Spanish: piceo, m Italian: piceo, m Spanish: piceo, m


or sheath#noun, sheaths over the hindwings of the Trichotichnus dichrous ground beetle are described as piceous or very dark#adjective, dark brown#adjective, brown (sense 2)]] {{PIE root, en, peyH}} from latin piceus ("like pitch; pitch-black") + ous + adjectives denoting possession or presence of a quality}}. piceus is derived from pix + en + ine-pro + *peyh- + it + piceo + es + piceo

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