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auriform

EnglishEdit

An abalone, also known as an 'ear shell'

EtymologyEdit

Latin auris (ear) + -form

AdjectiveEdit

auriform (comparative more auriform, superlative most auriform)

  1. Having the form of the human ear; ear-shaped. An example is the gastropod mollusc abalone, which is also known as the 'ear shell'.

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