patelliform definition

  • adjective:
    • formed like a pan, meal, or cup: the patelliform shell of limpet.
    • Having the form of a patella.
    • Resembling a limpet associated with genus Patella.
    • obtaining the kind of a patella.
    • Resembling a limpet associated with genus Patella.
    • shaped like a dish or pan
  • others:
    • obtaining the model of a patella or kneepan. In addition patellate.
    • Having the kind of a depressed and generally oblong cone or disk, hollow or un-partitioned within.

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