flagelliform

adjective
fla·​gel·​li·​form | \ flə-ˈjel-ə-ˌfȯrm How to pronounce flagelliform (audio) \

Medical Definition of flagelliform

: elongated, slender, and tapering like a flagellum flagelliform ends of a microorganism

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