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falciform

fal·ci·form
F f

Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fal-suh-fawrm]
    • /ˈfæl səˌfɔrm/
    • /ˈfæls.ɪ.fɔːm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fal-suh-fawrm]
    • /ˈfæl səˌfɔrm/

Definitions of falciform word

  • adjective falciform sickle-shaped; falcate. 1
  • noun falciform Curved like a sickle; hooked. 1
  • abbreviation FALCIFORM falcate 0

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Origin of falciform

First appearance:

before 1760
One of the 46% newest English words
1760-70; < Latin falci- (stem of falx) sickle + -form

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Parts of speech for Falciform

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

falciform popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 62% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
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