Definition of taenioid in English:

taenioid

(US tenioid)

adjective

See taenia

  • ‘The tumor cell was found to be restiform and tenioid and it showed characteristics of carcinoid.’
  • ‘The shape of the hooks was typical of taenioid cestodes, most resembling hooks.’
  • ‘The rostellum is normally present, rarely absent, and is armed with two alternating rows of hooks of characteristic taenioid shape.’