Definition of ostreiform in English:

ostreiform

adjective

Zoology
  • Having the form of an oyster or of oysters; resembling an oyster.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Penny Cyclopaedia. From classical Latin ostrea oyster + -iform.

Pronunciation

ostreiform

/ˈɒstrɪɪfɔːm/