filariform

adjective

fi·​lar·​i·​form -ə-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce filariform (audio)
of a larval nematode
: resembling a filaria especially in having a slender elongated form and in possessing a delicate capillary esophagus

Dictionary Entries Near filariform

Cite this Entry

“Filariform.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/filariform. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!