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retiform

[ree-tuh-fawrm, ret-uh-] /ˈri təˌfɔrm, ˈrɛt ə-/
adjective
1.
netlike; reticulate.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; < Neo-Latin rētiformis, equivalent to Latin rēt- (stem of rēte) net + -i- -i- + -formis -form
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Examples for retiform
  • The retiform tissue forms a net-work in the meshes of which a number of leucocytes are found.
British Dictionary definitions for retiform

retiform

/ˈriːtɪˌfɔːm; ˈrɛt-/
adjective
1.
(rare) netlike; reticulate
Word Origin
C17: from Latin rēte net + forma shape
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retiform in Medicine

retiform re·ti·form (rē'tə-fôrm', rět'ə-)
adj.
Arranged like a net; reticulate.

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