hypsiloid

adjective
hyp·​si·​loid | \ ˈhipsəˌlȯid \

Definition of hypsiloid

anatomy
: resembling a Greek capital letter upsilon in form

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History and Etymology for hypsiloid

Middle Greek hypsiloeidēs, from hy psilon upsilon, literally, simple y + -oeidēs -oid

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“Hypsiloid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypsiloid. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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