falciform

[ fal-suh-fawrm ]

adjective
  1. sickle-shaped; falcate.

Origin of falciform

1
1760–70; <Latin falci- (stem of falx) sickle + -form

Other words from falciform

  • sub·fal·ci·form, adjective

Words Nearby falciform

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