ficoid

adjective
fi·​coid | \ ˈfīˌkȯid \

Definition of ficoid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : resembling a fig or a plant of the genus Ficus
2 [New Latin Ficoideae] : of or relating to the Aizoaceae

ficoid

noun
\ " \
variants: or less commonly ficoidal \ (ˌ)fī¦kȯidᵊl \
plural -s

Definition of ficoid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a plant of the family Aizoaceae

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History and Etymology for ficoid

Adjective

New Latin Ficus + English -oid

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“Ficoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ficoid. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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