from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Shaped like a slipper, as the pouchlike petal of the flower of the lady's slipper.
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- adj. slipper-shaped
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Slipper-ahaped. See calceiform.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as calceiform.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of slipper-shaped blossoms
From Latin calceolus, diminutive of calceus, shoe, from calx, calc-, heel.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
See calceolaria and calceiform. (Wiktionary)
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