stipitiform


stipitiform
/stip"i teuh fawrm'/, adj.
having the form of a stipe.
[1855-60; stipit- (see STIPITATE) + -I- + -FORM]

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  • Stipitiform — Stip i*ti*form, a. [Stipes + form.] (Bot.) Having the shape of a stalk; stalklike. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stipitiform — stip·i·ti·form …   English syllables

  • stipitiform — /ˈstɪpətəfɔm/ (say stipuhtuhfawm) adjective having the form of a stipe. {Latin stīpit , stem of stīpes log + i 1 + form} …   Australian English dictionary

  • stipitiform — adjective see stipiform …   Useful english dictionary

  • stipe — n. Bot. & Zool. a stalk or stem, esp. the support of a carpel, the stalk of a frond, the stem of a fungus, or an eye stalk. Derivatives: stipiform adj. stipitate adj. stipitiform adj. Etymology: F f. L stipes: see STIPES …   Useful english dictionary


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