capillaire

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French capillaire (maidenhair).

Noun[edit]

capillaire (countable and uncountable, plural capillaires)

  1. (archaic) A syrup prepared from the maidenhair, formerly supposed to have medicinal properties.
  2. (archaic) Any simple syrup flavoured with orange flowers.

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

capillaire (plural capillaires)

  1. capillary (related to hair)

Noun[edit]

capillaire m (plural capillaires)

  1. capillary (any of small blood vessels that connect arteries to veins)

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