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fusiform

 [fu´zĭ-form]
shaped like a spindle; long and thin with tapering ends.

fu·si·form

(fyū'si-fōrm),
Spindle-shaped; tapering at both ends.
[L. fusus, a spindle, + forma, form]

fusiform

/fu·si·form/ (-form) shaped like a spindle; tapered at each end.

fusiform

(fyo͞o′zə-fôrm′)
adj.
Tapering at each end; spindle-shaped.

fusiform

[fyo̅o̅′sifôrm]
Etymology: L, fusus, spindle, forma, form
a structure that is tapered at both ends.

fusiform

adjective Referring to cells which are tapered at both ends; spindled.

fusiform

adjective Elongated, spindled, string-like

fu·si·form

(fyū'si-fōrm)
Spindle-shaped; tapering at both ends.
[L. fusus, a spindle, + forma, form]

fusiform

Spindle-shaped. Tapering to a point at each end.

fusiform

(of plant structures) spindle-shaped.

fusiform

spindle-shaped; tapering at both ends

fusiform

spindle-shaped.