less hairy

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  • They may be more or less hairy and so forth. Cited from Species and Varieties, by Hugo DeVries
  • The stem is smooth less hairy than the other species in the genus.
  • He was very much like my kind, except that he was less hairy and that his feet were less like hands than ours. Cited from Before Adam, by Jack London
  • The blade is more-or-less hairy; more so when young.
  • They are more or less hairy above, but more or less hairy underneath.
  • One does not wear a hair-shirt merely to enjoy the pleasure of following it by one slightly less hairy. Cited from Not that it Matters, by A. A. Milne
  • Leaves higher on the stem are shorter and usually less hairy.
  • The absence of hair on the body is to a certain extent a secondary sexual character; for in all parts of the world women are less hairy than men. Cited from The Descent of Man, by Charles Darwin
  • These mammoths were slightly larger and less hairy than their famous cousin, the wooly mammoth.
  • Ultimately, the forearm is covered by skin, the anterior surface usually being less hairy than the posterior surface.
  • Along with the smaller, less hairy, naked mole rat, it is one of only two known eusocial mammals.
  • As I looked more closely, I saw that they were set in a face less prognathous than that of the average ape, and infinitely less hairy.
  • Developing inflorescences are very densely hairy, becoming less hairy when mature.
  • Leaves: All from an egg-shaped corm; mostly longer than scapes, slender, grass-like, more or less hairy. Cited from Wild Flowers, by Neltje Blanchan
  • Leaves: Opposite, entire-edged, broadly oval, narrow at base, paler, and more or less hairy below. Cited from Wild Flowers, by Neltje Blanchan
  • Hylobates lar, hair on the arms of; female less hairy. Cited from The Descent of Man, by Charles Darwin
  • When flowering, chicory has a tough, grooved, and more or less hairy stem, from tall.
  • The bees are overall very wasp-like in appearance, lacking scopae and being slender and far less hairy than many non-cleptoparasitic bees.
  • In fact, he and his people, as I was later to know, were far less hairy than we, though we, in turn, were equally less hairy than the Tree People. Cited from Before Adam, by Jack London
  • The claws are smaller and less hairy in females.
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