adjective spi·ci·form \ˈspīsəˌfȯrm\

Definition of spiciform

  1. :  shaped like a spike spiciform panicle

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Origin and Etymology of spiciform

probably from (assumed) New Latin spiciformis, from Latin spici- (from spica head of grain) + -formis -form — more at spike

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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