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maniform

[man-uh-fawrm]
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  1. shaped like a hand.
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Origin of maniform

First recorded in 1820–30, maniform is from the New Latin word maniformis hand-shaped. See manus, -i-, -form
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  • Maniform, man′i-form, adj. having the shape or form of a hand.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

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