calyciform

[ kuh-lis-uh-fawrm ]
/ kəˈlɪs əˌfɔrm /
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adjective

shaped like a calyx.

Nearby words

  1. calvus,
  2. calvé-perthes disease,
  3. calx,
  4. calycate,
  5. calyces,
  6. calycinal,
  7. calycine,
  8. calycle,
  9. calyculate,
  10. calyculus

Origin of calyciform

1825–35; < Latin calyci- (stem of calyx calyx) + -form

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