Definition of allantoid in English:

allantoid

adjective

  • See allantois

    • ‘When screening germ plasm for Karnal bunt resistance, allantoid secondary sporidia produced in solid media should be used as inoculum.’
    • ‘HvAV - 3a virions vary from allantoid to bacilliform, and are not occluded in occlusion bodies.’
    • ‘They became electron-opaque and appeared allantoid in sections.’
    • ‘The spores are white, and are cylindrical to allantoid in shape.’
    • ‘The interesting foetal substances are those which were mentioned above, as well as allantoid liquid, Meckel's cartilage, Wharton's jelly and all the possible associations.’

Pronunciation

allantoid

/əˈlantɔɪd/