Definitions of arboreous

  1. abounding in trees; "an arboreous landscape"; "violets in woodsy shady spots"; "a woody area near the highway" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. inhabiting or frequenting trees; "arboreal apes" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. resembling a tree in form and branching structure; "arborescent coral found off the coast of Bermuda"; "dendriform sponges" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Having the form, constitution, or habits, of a proper tree, in distinction from a shrub. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Pertaining to, or growing on, trees; as, arboreous moss. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. Of or belonging to trees. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. Belonging to a tree; resembling a tree; growing on trees. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. Wooded; arboreal; arborescent. Concise Oxford Dictionary