Hamiform
Hamiform \Ha"mi*form\ (h[=a]"m[i^]*f[^o]rm), a. [L. hamus hook + -form.] Hook-shaped. [1913 Webster]

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  • hamiform — ˈhāməˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: Latin hamus hook + English iform more at hamate : hooked 1 * * * hamiform, a. (ˈheɪmɪfɔːm) [f. L. hāmus hook: see form.] Hook shaped …   Useful english dictionary

  • hamiform — adj. [L. hamus, hook] Hooked; bent at the end resembling a hook; aduncate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • hamiform — shaped like a hook Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • hamiform — ha·mi·form …   English syllables

  • hamiform — Shaped like a hook …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • hamate — См. hamiform …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • Roman nosed — Synonyms and related words: aquiline, aquiline nosed, beak nosed, beak shaped, beaked, bill like, bill shaped, billed, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot nosed, rhamphoid …   Moby Thesaurus

  • aquiline — Synonyms and related words: Roman nosed, altricial, anserine, anserous, aquiline nosed, avian, avicular, beak nosed, beak shaped, beaked, bill like, bill shaped, billed, birdlike, birdy, clawlike, columbine, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beaked — Synonyms and related words: Roman nosed, aquiline, aquiline nosed, beak nosed, beak shaped, bill like, bill shaped, billed, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot nosed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • billed — Synonyms and related words: Roman nosed, aquiline, aquiline nosed, beak nosed, beak shaped, beaked, bill like, bill shaped, booked, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot… …   Moby Thesaurus

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