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Meaning of "eruciform" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ERUCIFORM

eruciform  [ɪˈruːsɪˌfɔːm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ERUCIFORM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Eruciform is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ERUCIFORM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of eruciform in the English dictionary

The definition of eruciform in the dictionary is resembling a caterpillar.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ERUCIFORM


aciform
ˈæsɪˌfɔːm
acinaciform
ˌæsɪˈnæsɪˌfɔːm
bacciform
ˈbæksɪˌfɔːm
bursiform
ˈbɜːsɪˌfɔːm
cruciform
ˈkruːsɪˌfɔːm
culiciform
kjuːˈlɪsɪˌfɔːm
disciform
ˈdɪsɪˌfɔːm
diversiform
daɪˈvɜːsɪˌfɔːm
ensiform
ˈɛnsɪˌfɔːm
falciform
ˈfælsɪˌfɔːm
lanciform
ˈlɑːnsɪˌfɔːm
limaciform
lɪˈmæsɪˌfɔːm
lumbriciform
lʌmˈbrɪsɪˌfɔːm
perciform
ˈpɜːsɪˌfɔːm
pisiform
ˈpɪsɪˌfɔːm
plexiform
ˈplɛksɪˌfɔːm
radiciform
rəˈdɪsɪˌfɔːm
scoleciform
skəʊˈliːsɪˌfɔːm
ursiform
ˈɜːsɪˌfɔːm
verruciform
vəˈruːsɪˌfɔːm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ERUCIFORM

erubescence
erubescency
erubescent
erubescite
erucic acid
eruct
eructate
eructation
eructative
erudite
eruditely
eruditeness
erudition
erugo
erumpent
erupt
eruptible
eruption
eruptional
eruptive

WORDS THAT END LIKE ERUCIFORM

choreiform
coliform
cribriform
cuneiform
dress uniform
epileptiform
filiform
form
fusiform
glandiform
multiform
nonuniform
piriform
pyriform
rotiform
school uniform
Scout uniform
spongiform
stratiform
uniform
vermiform

Synonyms and antonyms of eruciform in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «eruciform» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ERUCIFORM

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The translations of eruciform from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «eruciform» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

eruciform
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

eruciform
570 millions of speakers

English

eruciform
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

eruciform
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

eruciform
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

eruciform
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

eruciform
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

eruciform
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

eruciform
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Eruciform
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

eruciform
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

eruciform
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

eruciform
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Eruciform
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

eruciform
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

eruciform
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

इयूसीफॉर्म
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

eruciform
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

eruciform
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

eruciform
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

eruciform
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

eruciform
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

eruciform
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

eruciform
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

eruciform
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

eruciform
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of eruciform

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ERUCIFORM»

The term «eruciform» is barely ever used and occupies the 197.938 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ERUCIFORM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about eruciform

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ERUCIFORM»

Discover the use of eruciform in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to eruciform and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Encyclopedia of Entomology
Eruciform. Larva. A larval body form with a cylindrical body, well developed head, and usually with thoracic legs and abdominal prolegs. Often they are sluggish, and found in the soil or living in burrows within fruit, seeds or wood. Caterpillars ...
John L. Capinera, 2008
2
Caddis Larvae: Larvae of the British Trichoptera
After Klapalek had described the two distinct larval forms, campodei- form and eruciform, present in the TRICHOPTERA, Martynov (1924) classified the order into two suborders, the ANNULIPALPIA containing those families with campodeiform ...
Norman E. Hickin, 1967
3
Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on ...
Some have argued (e.g. Nielsen, 1948) that the morphology of the trichopteran gula shows that eruciform larvae were derived from campodeiform in this order. Is this view compatible with the fact that lepidopterous larvae generally are ...
John C. Morse, 1984
4
Handbook of Agricultural Entomology
Larvae are classed as 'campodeiform' or 'eruciform', a division basically between carnivores and herbivores/scavengers. The cartoon (Fig. 12.4) demonstrates that the differences between the two types listed in Table 12.1 have more general ...
Helmut van Emden, 2013
5
Introduction to Forest Entomology: A Training Manual for ...
A Training Manual for Forest Technicians Douglas C. Allen, James E. Coufal. LIST OF FIGURES (continued) Page Figure 47. Head capsule Lepidoptera larva ( front view) 88 Figure 48. Eruciform larva (Lepidoptera) (lateral view) 88 Figure 49 .
Douglas C. Allen, James E. Coufal, 1984
6
The Life-Story of Insects
It seems impossible to avoid the conclusion that the active, armoured campodeiform grub differing less from its parent than an eruciform larva differs from its parent, is as a larval type more primitive than the caterpillar or maggot. A. Lameere ...
George H. Carpenter, 2013
7
A Dictionary of Entomology
A larva; a caterpillar. See Caterpillar. Cf. Erucina. ERUCIC STOMATITIS Disorder resulting from ingestion of caterpillar Setae (urticating hairs) by humans. ERUCIFORM Adj. (Latin, eruca I caterpillar; forma I shape.) 1. Shaped as a caterpillar.
‎2011
8
Australian Freshwater Life: The Invertebrates of Australian ...
Various eruciform larvae. 1. A rchaeophylax (Lim- nephilidae); 2. Tasimia ( Tasimiidae); 3. Philanisus (Chat- hamiidae); 4. Helicopsyche (Hclicopsychidae); 5. Philorheith- ridae; 6. Leptoceridae; 7. Anisoceutropus (Calamoceratidae).
William David Williams, 1980
9
The Invertebrata: A Manual for the Use of Students
In the eruciform type (Fig. 316b), found among plant-eating forms like the lamellicorn-beetles, the legs are shorter, and the animal much less active in its search for food, the body bulkier and cylindrical. Finally, there is the apodous type which ...
Lancelot Alexander Borradaile, Frank Armitage Potts, G. A. Kerkut, 1963
10
Introduction to California Beetles
Examples of types of larval body forms: Eruciform or caterpillar-like ( Chrysomelidae); Vermiform or maggot-like (Curculion- idae); Scarabaeiform or C -shaped (Scarabaeidae); Elateriform (Tenebri- onidae); Campodeiform ( Staphylinidae). side ...
Arthur V. Evans, James N. Hogue, 2004

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