claviform

[klav-uh-fawrm]
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adjective

club-shaped; clavate.

Origin of claviform

1810–20; < Late Latin clāv(a) club + -i- + -form
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claviform

adjective

another word for clavate

Word Origin for claviform

C19: from Latin clāva club
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