cruciform

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adjective cru·ci·form \ˈkrü-sə-ˌfȯrm\

Definition of cruciform

  1. :  forming or arranged in a cross

cruciform

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Origin and Etymology of cruciform

Latin cruc-, crux + English -form


First Known Use: 1661


CRUCIFORM Defined for English Language Learners

cruciform

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adjective cru·ci·form \ˈkrü-sə-ˌfȯrm\

Definition of cruciform for English Language Learners

  • : in the shape of a cross

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