Definition of Pouch-shaped
1. Adjective. Shaped like a pouch.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pouch-shaped
Literary usage of Pouch-shaped
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences by Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences (1888)
""Nest generally a deep pouch-shaped structure fastened by one side to a ... One taken at Laudat, April 10, contained no eggs, is pouch-shaped, ..."
2. Text-book of Comparative Anatomy by Arnold Lang, Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1891)
"Body pouch-shaped, answers to the cephalic portion only of related Crustaceans. ... The pouch-shaped body has an adhering peduncle from which spring the ..."
3. A Guide to the West Indies, Bermuda and Panama by Frederick Albion Ober (1920)
"pouch-shaped Harbours. Between .Cardenas and Nue- vitas, the north coast of Cuba is ... Beyond Nuevitas, there are many pouch-shaped, deep-water harbours, ..."
4. The Evolution of Man: A Popular Exposition of the Principal Points of Human by Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1903)
"Immediately below the thin leather-skin (corium) with which it is intimately connected, is a thin pouch-shaped muscular membrane, as in the lower Worms. ..."