phaseoliform

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin phaseolus (bean (diminutive)) + -iform.

The term "phaseolus" is a diminutive of Latin phaselus (bean).

Adjective[edit]

phaseoliform (comparative more phaseoliform, superlative most phaseoliform)

  1. (chiefly mycology) [Of spores] shaped like a bean; like a bent ellipsoid.