Having the form, shape, or appearance of a turnip; (specifically in Botany, of a root, spore, etc.) round above and tapering below.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Alphonso Wood (1810–1881), botanist. From nape + -iform.
“They’re all napiform, they’ll be hard to stack.”
Gerundive (noun) (grammar)
A form of a Latin verb, ending in -ndus (declinable) and functioning as an adjective meaning ‘that should or must be done’.
Middle English (in the sense ‘gerund’): from late Latin gerundivus (modus) ‘gerundive (mood)’, from gerundium (see gerund).