What is the meaning of aeriform?

adjective

  • 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 February 19, 2018, from http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "aeriform" http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424 (accessed February 19, 2018).
HarvardWordNet 2010, aeriform, Smart Define, viewed 19 February, 2018, <http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424>.
MLAWordNet. "aeriform" 23 October 2010. Web. 19 February 2018. <http://smartdefine.org/aeriform/definitions/1167424>
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