Papyrus vs Papyriform - What's the difference?

papyrus | papyriform |


As a noun papyrus

is papyrus (a plant in the sedge family).

As an adjective papyriform is

(architecture) having the form of, or decorated with papyrus flowers.

papyrus

English

Noun

  • (usually, uncountable) A plant in the sedge family, , native to the Nile river valley.
  • (usually, uncountable) A material similar to paper made from the papyrus plant.
  • (countable) A scroll or document written on papyrus.
  • papyriform

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (architecture) Having the form of, or decorated with papyrus flowers