conoid

play
adjective co·noid \ ˈkō-ˌnȯid \
variants: or conoidal play \kō-ˈnȯi-dᵊl\

Definition of conoid

: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 play \kō-ˈnȯid-ᵊl\

medical Definition of conoid

:shaped like or nearly like a cone

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conoid

noun

medical Definition of conoid

: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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