phalloid

Resembling in shape a penis. SYN: phalliform. [phallo- + G. eidos, resemblance]

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phal·loid 'fa-.lȯid adj resembling a penis esp. in shape

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phal·loid (falґoid) [phallo- + -oid] shaped like or resembling a penis; called also phalliform.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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