cordiform

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adjective cor·di·form \ˈkȯr-də-ˌfȯrm\

Definition of cordiform

  1. :  shaped like a heart a cordiform sea-urchin shell

Origin and Etymology of cordiform

French cordiforme, from Latin cord-, cor + French -iforme -iform


First Known Use: 1828


Medical Dictionary

cordiform

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adjective cor·di·form \ˈkȯrd-ə-ˌfȯrm\

Medical Definition of cordiform

  1. :  shaped like a heart a cordiform bothridium of a tapeworm


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