Definition of alveolariform in English:

alveolariform

adjective

Medicine Zoology
rare
  • = alveoliform.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences. From (i) French alvéolariforme or its etymon (ii) scientific Latin alveolariformis, alteration (after post-classical Latin alveolaris) of alveariformis from classical Latin alveārium + -formis.

Pronunciation

alveolariform

/ˌalvɪə(ʊ)ˈlarɪfɔːm/