strombuliform

Strombuliform

Strom*bu"li*form\, a. [NL. strombulus, dim. of strombus + -form. See Strombus.]

1. (Geol.) Formed or shaped like a top.

2. (Bot.) Coiled into the shape of a screw or a helix.
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