Definitions for falciformˈfæl səˌfɔrm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. falcate, falciform, sickle-shaped(adj)

    curved like a sickle

    "a falcate leaf"; "falcate claws"; "the falcate moon"


  1. falciform(Adjective)


  2. Origin: From (stem of falx) + .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Falciform(adj)

    having the shape of a scithe or sickle; resembling a reaping hook; as, the falciform ligatment of the liver

  2. Origin: [L. falx, falcis, a sickle + -form: cf. F. falciforme.]

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