vermiform

adjective
ver·mi·form | \ ˈvər-mə-ˌfȯrm \

Definition of vermiform 

: resembling a worm in shape

First Known Use of vermiform

circa 1730, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vermiform

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

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The first known use of vermiform was circa 1730

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vermiform

adjective
ver·mi·form | \ ˈvər-mə-ˌfȯrm \

Medical Definition of vermiform 

: resembling a worm in shape

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