villiform

adjective
vil·​li·​form | \ ˈvi-lə-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce villiform (audio) \

Definition of villiform

: having the form or appearance of villi

First Known Use of villiform

1846, in the meaning defined above

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villiform

adjective
vil·​li·​form | \ ˈvil-ə-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce villiform (audio) \

Medical Definition of villiform

: having the form or appearance of villi villiform polyps in the distal large bowel— H. E. Mulcahy et al

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