Definition of anguiform in English:

anguiform

Pronunciation /ˈaŋɡwɪfɔːm/

adjective

  • Having the shape or form of a snake or serpent; resembling (that of) a snake; snakelike.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From post-classical Latin anguiformis from classical Latin anguis snake + -formis.