xiphoid

Definitions:

  • Shaped like a sword.
  • Of or relating to the xiphoid process.
  • None
  • Shaped like or resembling a sword; ensiform.
  • The telson of a crustacean, as the king-crab. See cut under <internalXref urlencoded="horseshoe-crab">horseshoe-crab</internalXref>.
  • The ensiform or xiphoid cartilage in man, or its representative in other animals. See <internalXref urlencoded="xiphisternum">xiphisternum</internalXref>, 1.
  • Like a sword; ensiform.
  • Of or pertaining to the xiphoid process; xiphoidian.
  • Shaped like a <xref>sword</xref>, <xref>ensiform</xref>.
  • Of, or relating to the <xref>xiphisternum</xref>.
  • The <xref>xiphoid process</xref>.
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