Glandiform Gland"i*form, a. [L. glans, glandis, acorn + -form: cf. F. glandiforme .] Having the form of a gland or nut; resembling a gland. [1913 Webster]

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  • glandiform — adj. [L. dim. glans, acorn; forma, shape] Acornshaped …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • glandiform — adjective Shaped like, resembling, or characteristic of glands …   Wiktionary

  • glandiform — gland shaped; acorn shaped Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • glandiform — adj. resembling a gland; in the shape of a gland or nut …   English contemporary dictionary

  • glandiform —   a. acorn shaped.    ♦ glandiferous, a. bearing acorns …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • glandiform — glanˈdiform adjective 1. Resembling a gland 2. Acorn shaped • • • Main Entry: ↑gland …   Useful english 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

  • glandarious — glanˈdarious, a. [f. L. gland , gland1 + arious.] Acorn like in shape; glandiform (Cent. Dict.) …   Useful english dictionary

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