pyriform

adjective pyr·i·form \ ˈpir-ə-ˌfȯrm \
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Definition of pyriform

: having the form of a pear

Origin and Etymology of pyriform

New Latin pyriformis, from Medieval Latin pyrum pear (alteration of Latin pirum) + Latin -iformis -iform


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pyriform, pyriformis

medical Definition of pyriform


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