Definition of palmiform in English:

palmiform

adjective

  • 1Architecture. Of a column or capital: resembling a palm tree or palm fronds.

  • 2Botany. Of a plant: resembling a palm tree in form.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From palmi- + -form.

Pronunciation

palmiform

/ˈpalmɪfɔːm/