cylindraceous
adj. [Gr. kylindros, cylinder]
Pertaining to or like a cylinder.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Cylindraceous — Cyl in*dra ceous ( dr? sh?s), a. [Cf. F. cylyndrac[ e]] Cylindrical, or approaching a cylindrical form. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cylindraceous — /sil in dray sheuhs/, adj. resembling a cylinder. [1670 80; CYLIND(E)R + ACEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • cylindraceous — cyl·in·dra·ceous …   English syllables

  • cylindraceous — |silə̇n|drāshəs adjective Etymology: cylindr + aceous : somewhat like a cylinder …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ovate-cylindraceous — O vate cyl in*dra ceous, a. Having a form intermediate between ovate and cylindraceous. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ovato-cylindraceous — O*va to cyl in*dra ceous, a. Same as {Ovate cylindraceous}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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