baculiform
baculiform aculiform adj. shaped like a rod.

Syn: baccilar, bacillary, bacilliform, rod-shaped. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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  • baculiform — [ba kyo͞o′lə fôrm΄, bak′yo͞olə fôrm΄] adj. [< L baculus, a stick (see BACILLUS) + FORM] shaped like a rod …   English World dictionary

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  • baculiform — bac·u·li·form …   English syllables

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