Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Adjective: setose  'see,tows
  1. Having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
    "a horse with a short setose mane";
    - barbed, barbellate, briary, briery, bristled, bristly, burred, burry, prickly, setaceous, spiny, thorny

See also: armed