Definitions

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

  • adj. Shield-shaped: scutiform leaves.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the shape of a shield; scutate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Shield-shaped; scutate.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Shield-shaped.

Etymologies

Latin scūtum, shield; see scutum + -form.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin scutum ("shield") + -form (Wiktionary)

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