Definition of mytiliform in English:

mytiliform

adjective

Zoology
  • Having the shape of a mussel shell.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Samuel Woodward (1821–1865), naturalist and palaeontologist. From classical Latin mȳtilus Mytilus + -iform.

Pronunciation

mytiliform

/mʌɪˈtɪlɪfɔːm/