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infundibuliform

[in-fuhn-dib-yuh-luh-fawrm] /ˌɪn fʌnˈdɪb yə ləˌfɔrm/
adjective, Botany
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; infundibul(um) + -i- + -form
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  • Instead of being planate or infundibuliform, it is strongly undulated or contorted.
British Dictionary definitions for infundibuliform

infundibuliform

/ˌɪnfʌnˈdɪbjʊlɪˌfɔːm/
adjective
1.
(of plant parts) shaped like a funnel
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infundibuliform in Medicine

infundibuliform in·fun·dib·u·li·form (ĭn'fən-dĭb'yə-lə-fôrm')
adj.
Shaped like a funnel.

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