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vasiform

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj vasiform constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Vasiform (Biol) Having the form of a vessel, or duct.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • vasiform Having the form of a duct or other vessel; of the nature of a vas or vasculum; tubular..
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Vasiform having the form of a duct
    • Vasiform . See Vas.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. vas, a vessel + -form,

Usage

In literature:

Vasiform orifice: in Aleurodidae, an ovate, triangular or semicircular opening on the dorsum of the last abdominal segment.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
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