allantoid


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al·lan·toid

 (ə-lăn′toid′) also al·lan·toi·dal (ăl′ən-toid′l)
adj.
1. Of or having an allantois.
2. Shaped like a sausage.
n.

[New Latin allantoīdes; see allantois.]

allantoid

(əˈlæntɔɪd)
adj
1. (Zoology) relating to or resembling the allantois
2. (Botany) botany shaped like a sausage
n
(Zoology) another name for allantois
[C17: from Greek allantoeidēs sausage-shaped, from allas sausage + -oid]
allantoidal adj

al•lan•toid

(əˈlæn tɔɪd)

adj.
1. Also, al•lan•toi•dal (ˌæl ənˈtɔɪd l) of or pertaining to the allantois.
n.
2. the allantois.
[1625–35; < Greek allantoeidḗs=allant-, s. of allâs sausage + -oeidḗs -oid]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.allantoid - shaped like a sausageallantoid - shaped like a sausage    
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
Translations
alantoideo
References in periodicals archive ?
3a), "sausage shaped" or curved (allantoid) hyaline conidia with truncate bases (2.5-5.0 mm long by 1.5-2.5 mm wide) borne from single annellated conidiogenous cells (Fig.
Basidiospores 8.6-10.6 x 3.0-3.8 [micro]m, suballantoid to allantoid, thin-walled, smooth, acyanophilous, inamyloid, with oily contents.
The spores are allantoid with 2-3 prominent oil globules measured 11 x 5 [micro]m.
1ml (10,000 sporidia /ml) of allantoid sporidial suspension was injected by syringe method, at boot stage, in to boot cavity of eight to ten spikes/entry of each accession for each isolate as this technique gives maximum percentage of infection (Chona et al., 1961; Singh and Krishna, 1982; Aujla et al., 1980).