trichoid

[ trik-oid ]
/ ˈtrɪk ɔɪd /

adjective

resembling hair; hairlike.

Nearby words

  1. trichodiscoma,
  2. trichoepithelioma,
  3. trichoglossia,
  4. trichogramma,
  5. trichogyne,
  6. tricholith,
  7. trichologia,
  8. trichology,
  9. trichome,
  10. trichomegaly

Origin of trichoid

First recorded in 1850–55; trich- + -oid

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British Dictionary definitions for trichoid

trichoid

/ (ˈtrɪkɔɪd) /

adjective

zoology resembling a hair; hairlike
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Medicine definitions for trichoid

trichoid

[ trĭkoid′, trīkoid′ ]

adj.

Resembling hair.

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