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ˈdɪs kɔɪddis·coid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discoid, discoidal, disklike, disclike, disk-shaped, disc-shapedadjective

    having a flat circular shape


  1. discoidadjective

    Of, pertaining to, or shaped like a disc / disk


  1. discoid

    Discoid refers to anything that is disc-shaped or resembling a disc. It typically describes an object or a structure that is circular, flat, and round in form. The term is often used in various fields such as biology, medicine, and mathematics.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discoidadjective

    having the form of a disk, as those univalve shells which have the whorls in one plane, so as to form a disk, as the pearly nautilus

  2. Discoidnoun

    anything having the form of a discus or disk; particularly, a discoid shell

  3. Etymology: [Gr. quoit-shaped, a round plate, quoit + e'i^dos form, shape: cf. F. discode. See Disk.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Discoid

    -al, dis′koid, -al, adj. having the form of a disc. [Gr. diskos, and eidos, form.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of discoid in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of discoid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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