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bac·u·li·form

 (băk′yə-lə-fôrm′, bə-kyo͞o′lə-)
adj.
Rod-shaped.

[Latin baculum, stick; see bak- in Indo-European roots + -form.]
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baculiform

(bəˈkjuːlɪˌfɔːm; ˈbækjuː-)
adj
(Biology) biology shaped like a rod: baculiform fungal spores.
[C19: from baculi-, from Latin baculum walking stick + - form]
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Adj.1.baculiform - formed like a bacillusbaculiform - formed like a bacillus    
formed - having or given a form or shape
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