ramiform pit

ram·​i·​form pit | \ ˈraməˌfȯrm- \

Definition of ramiform pit

: a branched pit formed by the coalescence of the cavities of two or more simple pits (as in the walls of brachysclereids)

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History and Etymology for ramiform pit

Latin ramus branch + English -iform

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“Ramiform pit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ramiform%20pit. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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