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- adj. rhomboid, having a rhomboid shape
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having, or approaching, the shape of a rhomboid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the shape of a rhomboid.
- Specifically, in anatomy, said of muscles whose fibers run obliquely from the point of origin to the point of insertion, as in the so-called ‘penniform muscles’ in which a large number of fibers are attached to a long tendon-like barrel on the side of a feather. Correlative with pyramidal, 3, or triangular, and prismatic, 3.
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- adj. shaped like a rhombus or rhomboid
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