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scaph·oid

 (skăf′oid′)
adj.
Shaped like a boat.
n.

[New Latin scaphoīdēs, from Greek skaphoeidēs, like a bowl : skaphē, tub, boat + -oeidēs, -oid.]
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scaphoid

(ˈskæfɔɪd)
adj
(Anatomy) anatomy an obsolete word for navicular
[C18: via New Latin from Greek skaphoeidēs, from skaphē boat]
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Adj.1.scaphoid - shaped like a boat
anatomy, general anatomy - the branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
formed - having or given a form or shape
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scaph·oid

a. escafoide, en forma de bote esp. en referencia al hueso del carpo y al del tarso.
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