WORD BY LETTER : English CROSSWORD SOLVER and others things ...
Words starting with : 
Words ending  with : 
Ledger Nano S - The secure hardware wallet
Find a definition : 
Home

definition of the word cribriform

by the Wiktionnary

Wikipedia has an article on:
Cribriform

Wikipedia

From Latin cribrum (sieve) + -form.

cribriform (comparative more cribriform, superlative most cribriform)

Positive
cribriform

Comparative
more cribriform

Superlative
most cribriform

  1. Perforated, as in the manner of a sieve.
    • 1876, Edward Roth (translator), Jules Verne (author), All Around the Moon, ch. 11:
      "To conclude this portion of our investigation therefore," cried Barbican, clearing his throat, and occupying Aldan's right ear,—"the Moon's surface is a honey combed, perforated, punctured—"
      "A fistulous, a rugose, salebrous,—" cut in the Captain, close on the left.
      —"And highly cribriform superficies—" cried Barbican.
      —"A sieve, a riddle, a colander—" shouted the Captain.

Retrieved from "http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/cribriform"
Views
Personal tools
Navigation
Toolbox
In other languages

Definition from Wiktionary
Content avaible with GNU Free Documentation License

Powered by php Powered by MySQL Optimized for Firefox