- Of or resembling a cancer.
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Examples from the Web for cancriform
The folded abdomen of Gonyleptes seems much to correspond with that of the cancriform spiders (Carkinodes cancriformis, &c.).An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)