Meaning of adeniform in English:

adeniform

adjective

rare Medicine
  • Having the form or appearance of a gland; gland-like.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Mason Good (1764–1827), physician and surgeon. From post-classical Latin adeniformis from aden + -iformis.

Pronunciation

adeniform

/əˈdɛnɪfɔːm/ /ˈadɪnɪfɔːm/