tuberculiform

adjective tu·ber·cu·li·form \-yələˌfȯrm\

Definition of tuberculiform

  1. :  sufficiently short and blunt as to resemble a tubercle a tuberculiform process on the head of an insect

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Origin and Etymology of tuberculiform

New Latin tuberculiformis, from tubercul- + Latin -iformis -iform


First Known Use: 1817


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