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len·ti·form 'len-ti-.fȯrm adj LENTICULAR

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len·ti·form (lenґtĭ-form) [lenti- + form] shaped like a lens; see under bone and see nucleus lentiformis.

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  • Lentiform — Len ti*form (l[e^]n t[i^]*f[^o]rm), a. [L. lens, lentis, lentil + form: cf. F. lentiforme.] Lenticular. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lentiform — LENTIFÓRM, Ă adj. 1. lenticular. 2. (despre straturi geologice) care este mai gros la centru decât la margini. (< fr. lentiforme) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • lentiform — /len teuh fawrm /, adj. lenticular. [1700 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • lentiform — adjective Shaped like a lens. Syn: lenticular …   Wiktionary

  • lentiform — len|ti|form <zu lat. lens, Gen. lentis »Linse« u. ↑...form> linsenförmig (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • lentiform — shaped like a lens Shapes and Resemblance …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • lentiform — a.; (also lenticular) Lens shaped …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • lentiform — len·ti·form …   English syllables

  • lentiform — adjective convex on both sides; shaped like a lentil • Syn: ↑biconvex, ↑convexo convex, ↑lenticular • Similar to: ↑convex, ↑bulging …   Useful english dictionary

  • lentiform nucleus — n the one of the four basal ganglia in each cerebral hemisphere that comprises the larger and external nucleus of the corpus striatum including the outer reddish putamen and two inner pale yellow globular masses constituting the globus pallidus… …   Medical dictionary

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