punctiform

punctiform

[puhngk-tuh-fawrm]
adjective
shaped like or of the nature of a point or dot.

Origin:
1815–25; < Latin pūnct(um) point + -i- + -form

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punctiform punc·ti·form (pŭngk'tə-fôrm')
adj.
Very small but not microscopic.

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