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lyriform

[lahy-ruh-fawrm]
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  1. shaped like a lyre.
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Origin of lyriform

From the French word lyriforme, dating back to 1855–60. See lyre, -i-, -form
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Historical Examples

  • In the male of M. alberti the tail is not only not lyriform, but the exterior rectrices are shorter than the rest.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 2

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