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ensiform

[en-suh-fawrm] /ˈɛn səˌfɔrm/
adjective
1.
sword-shaped; xiphoid.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; < Latin ēnsi(s) sword + -form
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British Dictionary definitions for ensiform

ensiform

/ˈɛnsɪˌfɔːm/
adjective
1.
(biology) shaped like a sword blade: ensiform leaves
Word Origin
C16: from Latin ensis sword
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ensiform in Medicine

ensiform en·si·form (ěn'sə-fôrm')
adj.
Sword-shaped; xiphoid.

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