rhizomorphous

or rhi·zo·mor·phoid

[rahy-zoh-mawr-fuh s]

adjective Botany.

rootlike in form.

Origin of rhizomorphous

First recorded in 1855–60; rhizo- + -morphous
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British Dictionary definitions for rhizomorphous

rhizomorphous

adjective

botany having the appearance of a root
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