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Meaning of "villiform" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD VILLIFORM

From New Latin villiformis, from Latin villus shaggy hair + -form.
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PRONUNCIATION OF VILLIFORM

villiform  [ˈvɪlɪˌfɔːm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VILLIFORM

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

WHAT DOES VILLIFORM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of villiform in the English dictionary

The definition of villiform in the dictionary is having the form of a villus or a series of villi.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VILLIFORM


aliform
ˈælɪˌfɔːm
cheliform
ˈkiːlɪˌfɔːm
cuculiform
kjʊˈkjuːlɪˌfɔːm
cumuliform
ˈkjuːmjʊlɪˌfɔːm
filiform
ˈfɪlɪˌfɔːm
granuliform
ˈɡrænjʊlɪˌfɔːm
moniliform
mɒˈnɪlɪˌfɔːm
morbilliform
mɔːˈbɪlɪˌfɔːm
paliform
ˈpeɪlɪˌfɔːm
penicilliform
ˌpɛnɪˈsɪlɪˌfɔːm
piliform
ˈpɪlɪˌfɔːm
poculiform
ˈpɒkjʊlɪˌfɔːm
raduliform
ræˈdjuːlɪˌfɔːm
spiraliform
spaɪˈrælɪˌfɔːm
stilliform
ˈstɪlɪˌfɔːm
strobiliform
strəˈbɪlɪˌfɔːm
strombuliform
strɒmˈbjuːlɪˌfɔːm
styliform
ˈstaɪlɪˌfɔːm
umbraculiform
ʌmˈbrækjʊlɪˌfɔːm
ypsiliform
ɪpˈsɪlɪˌfɔːm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VILLIFORM

villar
Villars
villatic
villeggiatura
villein
villeinage
villenage
Villeneuve
Villeurbanne
villi
villication
Villiers
Villiers de l´Isle Adam
Villon
villosities
villosity
villous
villously
villus

WORDS THAT END LIKE VILLIFORM

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

Synonyms and antonyms of villiform in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «villiform» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VILLIFORM

Find out the translation of villiform to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of villiform from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «villiform» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

绒毛状
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

viliformes
570 millions of speakers

English

villiform
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

villiform
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

زغابية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

villiform
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

villiform
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

villiform
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

villiformes
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Villiform
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

villiform
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

絨毛状の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

villiform
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Villiform
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

villiform
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

villiform
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वाफासारखा दिसणारा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

villiform
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

villiform
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

villiform
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

villiform
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

villiform
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

villiform
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

villiform
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

villiform
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

villiform
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of villiform

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VILLIFORM»

The term «villiform» is used very little and occupies the 187.246 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VILLIFORM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «villiform» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «villiform» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VILLIFORM»

Discover the use of villiform in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to villiform and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Encyclopædia Britannica, or, Dictionary of arts, ...
Fifteen species. Genus V. Paoellus, Cuv. Two or more rows of rounded molnrs ; front teeth villiform. Cheek scaly. Twelve species. (b.) Teeth conical, with larger ones, or canines. Genus VI. Lethrinus, Cuv. Teeth villiform, mixed with long carved ...
‎1856
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Odontography, Or a Treatise on the Comparative Anatomy of ...
The larger conical teeth are also superadded to the villiform teeth of the jaws in some species of the genus Sillago. In the genus Trichodon, the villiform teeth are more elongated than usual, slightly recurved ; and those of the exterior rows have  ...
Richard Owen, 1845
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Odontography, Or, a Treatise on the Comparative Anatomy of ...
The larger conical teeth are also superadded to_ the villiform teeth of the jaws in some species of the genus Sillago. In the genus T richodon, the villiform teeth are more elongated than usual, slightly recurved ; and those of the exterior rows ...
Richard Owen, 1845
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Odontography Or, a Treatise on the Comparative Anatomy of ...
The larger conical teeth are also superadded to_ the villiform teeth of the jaws in some species of ' the genus Sillago. In the genus Trichodon, the villiform teeth are more elongated than usual, slightly recurved; and those of the exterior rows ...
‎1840
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Odontography...
The larger conical teeth are also superadded to. the villiform teeth of the jaws in some species of the genus Sillago. In the genus Trichodon, the villiform teeth are more elongated than usual, slightly recurved; and those of the exterior rows have  ...
Richard Owen, 1845
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The Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, ...
Teeth villiform, mixed with long curved ones, and occasionally one or two rounded molars. Cheek naked ( without scales). Twenty-eight species. Gencs VII. Dentex, Cuv. At least four large canines among villiform or card-like teeth. Cheek scaly ...
‎1856
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Encyclopaedia Britannica: Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, ...
Two or more rows ot'rounded molars; front teeth villiform. Cheek scaly. Twelve species. (1).) Teeth conical, with larger ones, or canines. GENES VI. LETHRINUS , Cuv. Teeth villiform, mixed with long curved ones, and occasionally one or two ...
‎1856
8
Silicon Compounds—Advances in Research and Application: 2013 ...
diffusion effect of optical design, the diffusion effect of the villiform and core-shell structure is better than that of single macromolecule particle. “The invention discloses a new preparing method for preparing chemical complex particles with  ...
‎2013
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Results of the Fifth George Vanderbilt Expedition, 1941: ...
broad adipose membranes; maxillary reaches opposite hind eye edge, expansion If in eye, length 2^ in head; mouth large, jaws equal; teeth in villiform bands in jaws, with outer row little enlarged especially forward and 2 foremost lower ones ...
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Diagnostic Atlas of Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: A New ...
Gastric-fundic-type epithelium whose surface layer is negative for villiform folds and goblet cells and positive for foveoli. It contains mucous cells, parietal cells, and chief cells in the glandular layer. 2. Junctional-type epithelium whose surface  ...
Parakrama T. Chandrasoma, 2011

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VILLIFORM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term villiform is used in the context of the following news items.
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Video: This is What Noodling a Tarpon Looks Like
The inside of a tarpon's enormous mouth is lined with a multitude of tiny villiform teeth, so unless you want your arm turned into a pincushion, it's best not to let ... «OutdoorHub, Jun 15»
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Spesies Ikan Baru Ditemukan di Kepulauan Kei Maluku
Gigi kecil, conical atau villiform yang membentuk seperti pita di rahang. Beberapa jenis dengan dua sirip punggung, akan tetapi lainnya dengan satu sirip ... «Mongabay.co.id, May 13»
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Fish grabs man's arm: Incredible moment angler's ARM is …
Tarpon are known by fishermen as the 'silver king'. It is an extremely strong fish with a huge mouth which has extremely small densely packed villiform - or teeth. «Daily Mail, Jan 13»
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Chinese soft-shelled turtles mainly urinate from their mouths
Though it generally breathes through its lungs, it has a series of buccopharyngeal villiform processes (BVP) at the back of its mouth, which behave a little like ... «Wired.co.uk, Oct 12»

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