Meaning of papilliform in English:

papilliform

Pronunciation /pəˈpɪlɪfɔːm/

adjective

(also papillaeform)
Biology
  • Of the form or nature of a papilla; resembling a papilla.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Kaye Greville (1794–1866), botanist. From post-classical Latin papilliformis from classical Latin papilla + -formis.