cordiform


cor·di·form

adjective \ˈkr-də-ˌfrm\

Definition of CORDIFORM

:  shaped like a heart <a cordiform sea-urchin shell>

Origin of CORDIFORM

French cordiforme, from Latin cord-, cor + French -iforme -iform
First Known Use: 1828

cor·di·form

adjective \ˈkrd-ə-ˌfrm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CORDIFORM

: shaped like a heart <a cordiform bothridium of a tapeworm>

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