3 synonyms found
[ lˈɪmɐkˌɔ͡ɪd], [ lˈɪmɐkˌɔɪd], [ l_ˈɪ_m_ɐ_k_ˌɔɪ_d]
The word "limacoid" refers to something that resembles a slug or snail, such as a slimy creature or a trail it leaves behind. Synonyms for "limacoid" include molluscan, gastropod, and snail-like. Other words that can be used to describe this type of organism or characteristic may include slimy, mucoid, or gooey. Additionally, terms like sluggish, slow-moving, or lethargic may also be used to describe something that resembles a limacoid. Whether you are talking about actual creatures like slugs and snails, or using the term metaphorically to describe other things, there are many words that can be used to convey the same basic idea.
Related words: limacoid, phyllum, leaves, comparative anatomy, arrangement, veins, branching pattern, venation pattern, vein arrangement, veins in leaves
What are the leaves of a limacoid plant?
Where are the venation patterns on a leaf?