adj. [Gr. phyllon, leaf; L. forma, shape]Leaf-shaped.
Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. A.R. Maggenti and S.L. Gardne. 2005.
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phylliform — shaped like a leaf Shapes and Resemblance … Phrontistery dictionary
phylliform — phyl·li·form … English syllables
phylliform — a. leaf shaped. ♦ phylline, a. leaf like. ♦ phyllode ( /d), n. flattened stem functioning as leaf. ♦ phyllogenetic, a. pertaining to production of, or producing, leaves. ♦ phylloid, a. phylline. ♦ phyllomania, n. abnormal leaf… … Dictionary of difficult words
phylliform — adjective having the shape of a leaf • Similar to: ↑formed … 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
formed — adjective having or given a form or shape • Ant: ↑unformed • Similar to: ↑ductile, ↑malleable, ↑pliable, ↑pliant, ↑tensile, ↑tractile, ↑acorn … Useful english dictionary