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arciform

[ahr-suh-fawrm] /ˈɑr səˌfɔrm/
adjective
1.
resembling an arch in appearance.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Latin arci- (combining form of arcus bow; see arc) + -form
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  • In the subcortical stratum, the activity could be traced to the tubular epithelium between the arciform veins.
arciform in Medicine

arciform ar·ci·form (är'sə-fôrm')
adj.
Arcuate.

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