isthmoid

adjective
isth·​moid | \ -ˌmȯid \

Definition of isthmoid

: resembling an isthmus

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History and Etymology for isthmoid

probably from (assumed) New Latin isthmoides, from New Latin isthm- (from isthmus) + Latin -oides -oid

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“Isthmoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isthmoid. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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