adjective. constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids).
- natural elevation
- -like (English)
- like (English)
- tube (English)
- tube (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
Sentences with tubelike
The purple starfish has a tubelike stomach, too; it extends and inserts into the shell of its prey to eat.
2. Noun, singular or mass
After the larvae leave the egg mass, they burrow into the mud or build small tubelike structures in which to live.