foveiform


foveiform
shaped like a depression or pit

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • foveiform — See foveal. * * * …   Universalium

  • foveiform — adj. resembling a small hole (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foveiform — fo·ve·i·form …   English syllables

  • foveiform — ˈfōvēəfȯrm, fōˈv adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary fovea (from New Latin & Latin) + iform : like a fovea …   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

  • fovea — [fō′vē ə] n. pl. foveae [fō′vēē΄, fō′vēī΄] or foveas [ModL < L] 1. Biol. a small pit, hollow, or depression 2. FOVEA CENTRALIS foveal [fō′vēəl] adj. foveate [fō′vēit, fō′vēāt΄] foveiform [fō vē′i fôrm΄] ad …   English World dictionary


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