capsuliform etymology

English word capsuliform comes from English capsule, English -iform ((with interfix -i-).)

Detailed word origin of capsuliform

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capsule English (eng) (attributively, figuratively) in a brief, condensed or compact form. (botany) A sporangium, especially in bryophytes.. (botany) A type of simple, dehiscent, dry fruit (seed-case) produced by many species of flowering plants, such as poppy, lily, orchid, willow and cotton.. (chemistry, dated) A small clay saucer for roasting or melting samples of ores, etc.; a scorifier.. (dialectal, UK, [...]
-iform English (eng) (with interfix -i-).
capsuliform English (eng) Having the form of a capsule.

Words with the same origin as capsuliform

Descendants of capsule
Spansule acapsular caplet capsular antigen capsular cataract capsular contracture capsular ligament capsular polysaccharide capsular space capsulate capsuliferous capsuligenous capsulise capsulitis capsulize encapsulization gelcap incapsulate tabsule
Descendants of -iform
adipoceriform alphabetiform aluminiform amianthiform calculiform coniform curariform extractiform fabiform fibriform gasiform gelatiniform granuliform homiform maxilliform nystagmiform palpiform racemiform runiform sacculiform saliniform scalpelliform varioliform vasiform