- a. helmet-shaped.
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Cassideous — Cas*sid e*ous, a. [L. Cassis helmet.] (Bot.) Helmet shaped; applied to a corolla having a broad, helmet shaped upper petal, as in aconite. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
cassideous — helmet shaped Shapes and Resemblance … Phrontistery dictionary
cassideous — cas·sid·e·ous … English syllables
cassideous — kəˈsidēəs, ka adjective Etymology: Latin cassid , cassis helmet + English eous botany : shaped like a helmet … Useful english dictionary
Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes … Phrontistery dictionary