napiform

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adjective na·pi·form \ ˈnā-pə-ˌfȯrm \

Definition of napiform

:globular at the top and tapering off abruptly
  • a napiform root

Origin and Etymology of napiform

Latin napus turnip (perhaps from Greek napy, sinapy mustard) + International Scientific Vocabulary -iform


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