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aliform

[al-uh-fawrm, ey-luh-] /ˈæl əˌfɔrm, ˈeɪ lə-/
adjective
1.
wing-shaped; wing-like; alar.
Origin of aliform
1830-1840
First recorded in 1830-40; al(a) + -i- + -form
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British Dictionary definitions for aliform

aliform

/ˈælɪˌfɔːm; ˈeɪlɪ-/
adjective
1.
wing-shaped; alar
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin āliformis, from Latin āla a wing
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aliform in Medicine

aliform a·li·form (ā'lə-fôrm', āl'ə-)
adj.
Shaped like a wing; alar.

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