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oviform Line breaks: ovi|form
Pronunciation: /ˈəʊvɪfɔːm/

Definition of oviform in English:

adjective

Egg-shaped.
Example sentences
  • A 19th century Staffordshire octagonal oviform jug with branch handle, the sides painted with flowers and rockwork.
  • Preferably, each inner pillar of said radially aligned inner and outer pillars is in cross section of oviform or diamond shape.

Words that rhyme with oviform

triform • microform

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