- shaped like a cushion
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pulvilliform — adj. [L. pulvillus, little cushion] (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) Appearing lobelike or padlike; shaped like a pulvillus … Dictionary of invertebrate zoology
pulvilliform — pul·vil·li·form … English syllables
pulvilliform — ˌpəlˈviləˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: New Latin pulvillus + English iform : having the shape or appearance of a pulvillus * * * pulvillˈiform adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑pulvinus … 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