vermiform

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adjective ver·mi·form \ˈvər-mə-ˌfȯrm\

Definition of vermiform

  1. :  resembling a worm in shape

Origin and Etymology of vermiform

borrowed from New Latin vermiformis, from vermi- vermi- + -formis -form


First Known Use: circa 1730


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vermiform

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adjective ver·mi·form \ˈvər-mə-ˌfȯrm\

Medical Definition of vermiform

  1. :  resembling a worm in shape

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