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dolabriform

[doh-lab-ruh-fawrm] /doʊˈlæb rəˌfɔrm/
adjective, Botany, Zoology.
1.
shaped like an ax or a cleaver.
Origin of dolabriform
1745-1755
1745-55; < Latin dolābr(a) mattock, pickax + -i- + -form
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dolabriform

/dəʊˈlæbrɪˌfɔːm/
adjective
1.
(biology) shaped like a hatchet or axe head
Word Origin
C18: from Latin dolābra pickaxe
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