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pisiform

1pisiform

adjective pi·si·form \ˈpī-sə-ˌfrm\

Definition of PISIFORM

:  resembling a pea in size or shape

Origin of PISIFORM

Latin pisum pea + English -iform — more at pea
First Known Use: 1767

2pisiform

noun

Definition of PISIFORM

:  a bone on the ulnar side of the carpus in most mammals

First Known Use of PISIFORM

circa 1771

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