adjective /ˈmɛlɪəs/
pertaining to honey

, 1980: It was the left eye that had gone. She wore over the hollow a pad that matched her suit and also a melleous wig with a tress flowing down to her cheek. — Anthony Burgess, Earthly Powers

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  • melleous — mel·le·ous …   English syllables

  • melleous — медовый …   English-Russian travelling dictionary

  • melleous — ˈmelēəs adjective Etymology: Latin melleus, from mell + eus eous more at mellifluous : resembling or containing honey …   Useful english dictionary

  • mellaginous —   a. pertaining to or like honey.    ♦ melleous, adj. like or containing honey …   Dictionary of difficult words

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