Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Branching or branchlike.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany and zoology, resembling a branch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Having the form of a branch.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having the shape of a branch.

Etymologies

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

[Latin rāmus, branch; see ramus + –form.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Latin ramus ("branch") +‎ -form

Examples

  • I explained that the cave Bat Boy actually lived in was a previously unmapped limestone ramiform cave I’d discovered near the western edge of the Monongahela National Forest or the MNF as we called it.

    Going Mutant

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