shaped like a brush

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Aspergilliform — As per*gil li*form, a. [Aspergillum + form.] (Bot.) Resembling the aspergillum in form; as, an aspergilliform stigma. Gray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aspergilliform — |aspər|jiləˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary aspergill (from New Latin aspergillus) + iform : like a brush; specifically : resembling the sporophore of Aspergillus …   Useful english dictionary

  • aspergilliform — as·per·gil·li·form …   English syllables

  • 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

  • aspergillus —   n. (pl. li ) minute fungus forming mould.    ♦ aspergilliform,    ♦ aspergillosis, n. animal disease caused by aspergilli …   Dictionary of difficult words

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