calcariform


calcariform
adj. [L. calcar, spur; forma, shape]
Spur-like.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • calcariform — calcarˈiform adjective Spur shaped • • • Main Entry: ↑calcar * * * calcariform, a. (kælˈkærɪfɔːm) [mod. f. L. calcāri spur + form, or a. F. calcariforme; with the same confusion of calcar with calc as in prec.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcariform — adjective Having the shape of a spur …   Wiktionary

  • calcariform — spur shaped Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

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  • calcariferous —   a. spurred.    ♦ calcariform,    ♦ calcarine a. spur shaped …   Dictionary of difficult words


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