Embryoniform \Em`bry*on"i*form\, a. [Embryo + -form.] (Biol.) Like an embryo in form. [1913 Webster]

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  • embryoniform — SYN: embryonoid …   Medical dictionary

  • embryoniform — shaped like an embryo Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • embryonoid — Resembling an embryo or a fetus. SYN: embryoid, embryoniform. [embryo + G. eidos, appearance] …   Medical dictionary

  • 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

  • embryon- — combining form or embryoni Etymology: Medieval Latin embryon , embryo : embryo embryonic embryoniform …   Useful english dictionary

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