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cirriform

[sir-uh-fawrm]
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  1. of or relating to clouds composed of ice crystals, as cirrus, cirrostratus, and cirrocumulus clouds.
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Origin of cirriform

First recorded in 1805–15; cirri- + -form
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Historical Examples

  • Mesad of the branchial process of each parapodium of the first four pairs is a cirrus or cirriform process.

    Journal of Entomology and Zoology, Vol. 11. No. 1.

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