WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
ces•pi•tose  (sespi tōs′),USA pronunciation adj. [Bot.]
  1. Botanyforming mats;
    growing in dense tufts.
Also,  caespitose.  cespi•tose′ly, adv. 
  • Neo-Latin cespitōsus, equivalent. to Latin cēspit- (stem of cēspes, variant of caespes turf ) + -ōsus -ose1
  • 1785–95

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