Corm vs Cormlike - What's the difference?

corm | cormlike |


As a noun corm

is a short, vertical, swollen underground stem of a plant (usually one of the monocots) that serves as a storage organ to enable the plant to survive winter or other adverse conditions such as drought.

As an adjective cormlike is

resembling a corm.

corm

English

Noun

(wikipedia corm) (en noun)
  • A short, vertical, swollen underground stem of a plant (usually one of the monocots) that serves as a storage organ to enable the plant to survive winter or other adverse conditions such as drought.
  • Derived terms

    * cormel * cormlet

    cormlike

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • Resembling a corm.