Ciliform

Related to Ciliform: Coliform Count

Cil´i`form


a.1.Having the form of cilia; very fine or slender.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Cephalic setae ciliform. Thorax: 2 postpronotals; 1 presutural; 2 post-alar; 2 intra-alars; 2 supra-alars; 1 intra-post-alar.
Cephallic setae ciliformes. Thorax: 2 post-pronotal setae; 1 post-umeral; 2 post-alars; 2 intra-alars; 2 supra-alars; 1 intra-post-alar.
In fact, sound is transformed into nervous influx by the ciliform cells of the cochlear-vestibular apparatus.