lentiform

lentiform

[len-tuh-fawrm]
adjective

Origin:
1700–10

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lenticular or lentiform (lɛnˈtɪkjʊlə, ˈlɛntɪˌfɔːm)
 
adj
1.  Also: lentoid shaped like a biconvex lens
2.  of or concerned with a lens or lenses
3.  shaped like a lentil seed
4.  of or relating to a galaxy with a large central bulge, small disc, but no spiral arms, intermediate in shape between spiral and elliptical galaxies
 
[C17: from Latin lenticulāris like a lentil]
 
lentiform or lentiform (lɛnˈtɪkjʊlə, ˈlɛntɪˌfɔːm, ˈlɛntɔɪd)
 
adj
 
[C17: from Latin lenticulāris like a lentil]

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lentiform len·ti·form (lěn'tə-fôrm')
adj.
Shaped like a biconvex lens; lenticular.

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