ambulacriform

adjective

am·​bu·​lac·​ri·​form
¦ambyə¦lakrəˌfȯrm
: like an ambulacrum in shape

Word History

Etymology

New Latin ambulacrum + English -iform

First Known Use

1837, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ambulacriform was in 1837

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“Ambulacriform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ambulacriform. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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