from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Shaped like a cross; cruciate.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having the shape of a cross.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Cross-shaped; (Bot.) having four parts arranged in the form of a cross.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Cross-shaped; cruciate; disposed in the form of a cross: as, in anatomy, the cruciform ligament of the atlas.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. shaped like a cross
Latin crux, cruc-, cross + -form.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin crux ("cross") + -form (Wiktionary)