What is the meaning of aeriform?


  • Resembling air or having the form of air.
  • Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; as impalpable or intangible as air.
    • usage: "figures light and aeriform come unlooked for and melt away- Thomas Carlyle; "aerial fancies"; "an airy apparition"; "physical rather than ethereal forms"
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APAWordNet. (2010). aeriform. Retrieved April 26, 2018, from http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "aeriform" http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424 (accessed April 26, 2018).
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MLAWordNet. "aeriform" 23 October 2010. Web. 26 April 2018. <http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424>
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