Definition of lachrymiform in English:

lachrymiform

adjective

Botany
  • Having the shape of a teardrop.

Origin

Mid 19th century. In some forms from classical Latin lacrima tear + -iform, originally after French lacrimiforme; in later scientific usage, after scientific Latin lacrimiformis.

Pronunciation

lachrymiform

/ˈlakrɪmɪfɔːm/