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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Like a nut in shape.

Usage examples (7)
  • Cutler himself worked hard at anatomy to find something fresh to operate on; and at last he got hold of something he calls the nuciform sac, which he's made quite the...
  • Far earlier than that, George Bernard Shaw in The Doctors 'Dilemma (1906) had entertained knowledgeable audiences by ridiculing the appendectomists who were removing untold...
  • But I cant sell my nuciform sac when youve cut it out.
  • The nuciform sac is utter nonsense: theres no such organ. for more
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