Alveoliform
Alveoliform Al*ve"o*li*form ([a^]l*v[=e]"[-o]*l[i^]*f[^o]rm), a. [L. alveolus + -form.] Having the form of alveoli, or little sockets, cells, or cavities. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • alveoliform — al·ve·o·li·form …   English syllables

  • alveoliform — alˈvēələˌfȯrm, |alvē|ōl adjective Etymology: alveol + iform : shaped like an alveolus …   Useful english dictionary

  • alveolariform — |alvēə|larəˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary alveolar + iform : alveoliform * * * alveolariform, a. (ˌælviːəʊˈlærɪfɔːm) [f. prec. + iform.] Having the form of the cells of a honey comb. in Syd. Soc. Lex …   Useful english dictionary

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