Stelliform
Stelliform Stel"li*form, a. [L. stella a star + -form.] Like a star; star-shaped; radiated. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • stelliform — [stel′ə fôrm΄] adj. [ModL stelliformis < L stella,STAR + formis, FORM] shaped like a star …   English World dictionary

  • stelliform — adj. [L. stella, a star; forma, form] Star shaped …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • stelliform — /stel euh fawrm /, adj. star shaped. [1790 1800; stelli (see STELLIFEROUS) + FORM] * * * …   Universalium

  • stelliform — adjective Shaped like a star …   Wiktionary

  • stelliform — shaped like a star Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • stelliform — adj. resembling a star, shaped like a star …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stelliform — stel·li·form …   English syllables

  • stelliform — /ˈstɛləfɔm/ (say steluhfawm) adjective star shaped. {New Latin stelliformis} …   Australian English dictionary

  • stelliform — ˈsteləˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: New Latin stelliformis, from Latin stella star + iformis iform more at star : shaped like a star …   Useful english dictionary

  • stellate cells — Stelliform plasmatocyte like cells often adhering to internal tissues; see plasmatocyte …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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