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scalpriform

[ skal-pruh-fawrm ]
/ ˈskæl prəˌfɔrm /
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adjective
chisel-shaped, as the incisors of certain rodents.
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Origin of scalpriform

1820–30; <Latin scalpri- (combining form of scalprum;see scalpel) + -form

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