columelliform

[ kol-yuh-mel-uh-fawrm ]

adjective
  1. like a columella.

Origin of columelliform

1
First recorded in 1830–40; columell(a) + -i- + -form

Words Nearby columelliform

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How to use columelliform in a sentence

  • The stapes is always normal in character, never becoming at all columelliform.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton | Sidney H. Reynolds