Definition of scalariform
: resembling a ladder especially in having transverse bars or markings like the rungs of a ladder scalariform cells in plants
Origin and Etymology of scalariform
New Latin scalariformis, from Latin scalaris + -iformis -iform
First Known Use: 1836See Words from the same year
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