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scalariform

[skuh-lar-uh-fawrm] /skəˈlær əˌfɔrm/
adjective, Biology
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < New Latin scālāriformis. See scalar, -form
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scalariform

/skəˈlærɪˌfɔːm/
adjective
1.
(biology) resembling a ladder: a scalariform cell
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin scālāriformis from Latin scālāris of a ladder + -form
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