papilliform

[ puh-pil-uh-fawrm ]
/ pəˈpɪl əˌfɔrm /
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adjective

resembling a papilla.

Origin of papilliform

First recorded in 1820–30; papill(a) + -i- + -form
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papilliform

[ pə-pĭlə-fôrm′ ]

adj.

Resembling or shaped like a papilla.
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