Theiform
Theiform The"i*form, a. [NL. thea tea, the tea plant + -form: cf. F. th['e]iforme.] Having the form of tea. [1913 Webster]

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  • theina — Theine The ine, n. [F. th[ e]ine, fr. NL. thea. See {Theiform}.] (Chem.) See {Caffeine}. Called also {theina}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes …   Phrontistery dictionary

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