from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Resembling or relating to a siphon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to a siphon; resembling a siphon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or resembling a siphon.
  • In zoology:
  • Pertaining or relating to the siphon of mollusks, etc.
  • Marked by the siphon of a bivalve mollusk; pallial, as a sinus: as, the siphonal impression of the shell.
  • Bent into the form of a siphon, as the stomach of certain fishes, one arm of the siphon being the cardiac and the other the pyloric part.


siphon +‎ -al (Wiktionary)



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