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scalpriform

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin scalprum chisel, knife + -form.

AdjectiveEdit

scalpriform (comparative more scalpriform, superlative most scalpriform)

  1. (anatomy) Shaped like a chisel.
    the scalpriform incisors of rodents

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.