Definition of alveoliform in English:

alveoliform

adjective

Zoology
rare
  • Having small cells or alveoli resembling those of honeycomb.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Penny Cyclopaedia. From alveolus + -iform.

Pronunciation

alveoliform

/alvɪˈəʊlɪfɔːm/