araneiform
adj. [L. aranea, spider; forma, form]
Spiderlike in appearance.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Araneiform — Ar a*ne i*forma. [L. aranea spider + form.] (Zo[ o]l.) Having the form of a spider. Kirby. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • araneiform — adjective Having the form of a spider …   Wiktionary

  • araneiform — shaped like a spider Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • araneiform — ar·a·ne·i·form …   English syllables

  • araneiform — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷əˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: Latin aranea + English iform : like a spider …   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

  • araneid —   n. spider; a. pertaining to spiders. araneiform, a. shaped like a spider.    ♦ araneology, n. study of spiders …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • araneidan —   n. spider; a. pertaining to spiders. araneiform, a. shaped like a spider.    ♦ araneology, n. study of spiders …   Dictionary of difficult words

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