meaning of bursiform

bursiform meaning in General Dictionary

formed like a purse

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  • formed like a pouch
  • formed like a purse.

bursiform meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) formed like a purse.


Sentence Examples with the word bursiform

Mite-galls, or acarocecidia, are abnormal growths of the leaves of plants, produced by microscopic Acaridea of the genus Phytoptus (gall-mites), and consist of little tufts of hairs, or of thickened portions of the leaves, usually most hypertrophied on the upper surface, so that the lower is drawn up into the interior, producing a bursiform cavity.

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