Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tubelike - constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
hollow - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"
References in periodicals archive ?
I also found a mask made from straw that, as the vendor helpfully showed us, could be rolled into a sort of tubelike parcel and easily stowed in a suitcase without damage.
The distal half of the sensory cell produces a sensory cavity formed by a long tubelike invagination of its apical membrane.
It was at this point that our project initial began - a small (and rather heinous) rendering of a series of tubelike fingers attached to a square block powered by (impractical) micromotors.
VITTA A Pertaining to calving B Tubelike cavity found in plants C Tenacious of life who am I?
According to Linthoingambi & Vishwanath (2008), the laterosensory pores are at the tips of short tubelike prolongations aranged longitudinally in pairs of A.
pretty flower, stem leaves and all; not waiting for the tubelike root to form.
The marimba is similar to a xylophone, but has tubelike resonators underneath the keys to convey the sounds.
However if pasta is your order of the day then do ask for their Paccheri con Aragosta e Granchio (Dh72) - the big-sized tubelike pasta from Campania and Calabria in the country's south that comes with lobster and crab in a delectably tangy tomato sauce and garnished with asparagus.
This solid 4-inch soft plastic bait has a short tentacle skirt at the back of the tubelike body and is heavily salted for added weight.
The pen is an oversized toothpaste tubelike plastic container with a wide tip at one end and a feltlike tip at the other.
The rectum in birds lies in the dorsal part of the coelomic cavity and is a short tubelike structure that consists of numerous villi and a few goblet cells.