adjective bel·o·noid \ˈbe-lə-ˌnȯid\

Definition of belonoid

  1. :  needlelike in shape :  styloid

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Origin and Etymology of belonoid

borrowed from New Latin belonoides, borrowed from Greek belonoeidḗs, from belónē “needle” + -oeidēs 2-oid — more at Belone

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