from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or resembling a fistula.
  • adj. Tubular and hollow, as the leaves of a scallion.
  • adj. Made of or containing tubular parts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a fistula
  • adj. Resembling a reed; hollow and tubular

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the form or nature of a fistula.
  • adj. Hollow, like a pipe or reed; fistulose.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Hollow, like a pipe or reed; tubular; fistuliform.
  • Having the form or nature of a tube or fistula; containing fistulas.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. hollow and tube-shaped like a reed
  • adj. of or pertaining to or resembling a fistula


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