[ skyoo-tuh-fawrm ]
/ ˈskyu təˌfɔrm /
being in the shape of a shield; shield-shaped.
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Also scu·tel·li·form [skyoo-tel-uh-fawrm]. /skyuˈtɛl əˌfɔrm/.
Words nearby scutiform
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British Dictionary definitions for scutiform
/ (ˈskjuːtɪˌfɔːm) /
(esp of plant parts) shaped like a shield
Word Origin for scutiform
C17: from New Latin scūtiformis, from Latin scūtum a shield + forma shape
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Medical definitions for scutiform
[ skyōō′tə-fôrm′ ]
Having the shape of a shield.
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