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adjective (1)

: resembling courses of bricks in arrangement
especially : having both horizontal and vertical septa
muriform spores
muriformly adverb


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adjective (2)

: resembling a mouse or rat in form or appearance

Word History


Adjective (1)

Latin murus wall + English -iform

Adjective (2)

Latin mur-, mus mouse + English -iform

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“Muriform.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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