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baculiform

[buh-kyoo-luh-fawrm, bak-yuh-]
adjective Biology.
  1. having the shape of a rod; rod-shaped.
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Origin of baculiform

< Latin bacul(um) walking stick, staff + -i- + -form
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British Dictionary definitions for baculiform

baculiform

adjective
  1. biology shaped like a rodbaculiform fungal spores
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Word Origin for baculiform

C19: from baculi-, from Latin baculum walking stick + - form
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