ramiform

[ ram-uh-fawrm ]
/ ˈræm əˌfɔrm /

adjective

having the form of a branch; branchlike.
branched.

Nearby words

  1. rameses,
  2. ramet,
  3. rami,
  4. ramie,
  5. ramification,
  6. ramify,
  7. ramillies,
  8. ramisection,
  9. ramitis,
  10. ramjet

Origin of ramiform

1815–25; < Latin rām(us) branch (see ramus) + -i- + -form

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British Dictionary definitions for ramiform

ramiform

/ (ˈræmɪˌfɔːm) /

adjective

having a branchlike shape

Word Origin for ramiform

C19: from Latin rāmus branch + -form

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