[ plek-suh-fawrm ]
/ ˈplɛk səˌfɔrm /
of, relating to, or resembling a plexus.
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Words nearby plexiform
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Example sentences from the Web for plexiform
It is also vascular and the veins which ramify it have a plexiform or net-work like arrangement.The Mystery of Space|Robert T. Browne
Overgrowths in relation to the cutaneous nerves, especially the plexiform neuroma, occasionally originate in pigmented moles.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
British Dictionary definitions for plexiform
/ (ˈplɛksɪˌfɔːm) /
like or having the form of a network or plexus; intricate or complex
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Medical definitions for plexiform
[ plĕk′sə-fôrm′ ]
Resembling or forming a plexus; weblike.
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