conoid

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adjective co·noid \ˈkō-ˌnȯid\
variants: or

conoidal

play \kō-ˈnȯi-dəl\

Definition of conoid

  1. :  shaped like or nearly like a cone conoid shells conoid pottery

conoid

noun

First Known Use of conoid

1570


Medical Dictionary

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conoid

play
adjective co·noid \ˈkō-ˌnȯid\
variants: or

conoidal

\kō-ˈnȯid-əl\play

Medical Definition of conoid

  1. :  shaped like or nearly like a cone


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conoid

noun co·noid

Medical Definition of conoid

  1. :  a cone-shaped structure; especially :  a hollow organelle shaped like a truncated cone that occurs at the anterior end of the organism in some developmental stages of some sporozoans (as of the genus Sarcocystis)

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