discoid discoid

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a flat circular shape

Usage(s):

  1. The galaxy that then took shape was a vast discoid system 200,000 light-years across.
  2. The flat discoid shape and narrow peripheral wing of medicago Orbicularis, native to the Mediterranean, suggest its adaptation to wind dispersal.

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