polypoid

[pol-uh-poid]

Origin of polypoid

First recorded in 1835–45; polyp + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for polypoid

polypoid

adjective
  1. of, relating to, or resembling a polyp
  2. (of a coelenterate) having the body in the form of a polyp
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polypoid in Medicine

polypoid

[pŏlə-poid′]
adj.
  1. Resembling a polyp.
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