arciform


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ar·ci·form

 (är′sə-fôrm′)
adj.
Formed in the shape of an arc.

[Latin arci- (from arcus, bow) + -form.]

arciform

(ˈɑːkɪˌfɔːm)
adj
shaped like an arch
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.arciform - forming or resembling an archarciform - forming or resembling an arch; "an arched ceiling"
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
curved, curving - having or marked by a curve or smoothly rounded bend; "the curved tusks of a walrus"; "his curved lips suggested a smile but his eyes were hard"

arciform

adjective
Deviating from a straight line:
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4,7) Skin gums are nodular or nodular ulcerative lesions, with an arciform pattern.
Sometimes an arciform configuration with central clearing is seen.
Clinically it consists of small horny or umbilicated papules arranged in a linear, arciform, circular, or serpiginous pattern (1).