ophiomorphic

shaped like a snake

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • ophiomorphic — ophio·mor·phic …   English syllables

  • ophiomorphic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷fik adjective Etymology: ophi + morphic 1. : snakelike in form 2. [New Latin Ophiomorpha + English ic] : of or relating to the Gymnophiona * * * ophiomorphˈic or ophiomorphˈous adjective …   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

  • ophidian —   a.,n. (reptile) belonging to order of reptiles including snakes; like snakes.    ♦ ophidioid, a. snake like.    ♦ ophiolog ,n. study of snakes.    ♦ ophiomorphic, a. snake shaped …   Dictionary of difficult words

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