- Also coc·coi·dal. resembling a coccus; globular.
- a coccoid cell or organism.
Origin of coccoid
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Some of the coccoid bodies are formed in the lumen of the gut and Malpighian tubules.Handbook of Medical Entomology
William Albert Riley