appendix digitiformis

noun
appendix dig·​i·​ti·​for·​mis | \ -ˌdijətəˈfȯrmə̇s \

Definition of appendix digitiformis

: the finger-shaped anal gland in elasmobranchs

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History and Etymology for appendix digitiformis

New Latin, finger-shaped appendix

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“Appendix digitiformis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/appendix%20digitiformis. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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