equi·​form | \ ˈēkwəˌfȯrm, ˈek- \
variants: or equiformal \ ¦⸗⸗¦fȯrməl \

Definition of equiform

: like in shape or function : uniform equiform crystals equiform phonemes those plants that radiate from the same center have progressive equiformal areas of different size— S. A. Cain

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Other Words from equiform

equiformity \ ˌ⸗⸗ˈfȯrmətē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for equiform

equiform, from Late Latin aequiformis, from Latin aequi- equi- + -formis -form; equiformal from Late Latin aequiformis + English -al

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“Equiform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/equiform. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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