nuciform

[ noo-suh-fawrm, nyoo- ]
/ ˈnu səˌfɔrm, ˈnyu- /

adjective

having the shape of a nut; nut-shaped.

Nearby words

  1. nucha,
  2. nuchal,
  3. nuchal ligament,
  4. nuchal plane,
  5. nuci-,
  6. nucivorous,
  7. nucle-,
  8. nuclear,
  9. nuclear bomb,
  10. nuclear cataract

Origin of nuciform

First recorded in 1855–60; nuci- + -form

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