twig

(redirected from twiglike)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

twig

(twig),
One of the finer terminal branches of an artery; a small branch or small ramus.
[A.S.]

twig

The final branch of a structure such as a nerve or vessel.
References in periodicals archive ?
The place settings, complete with squirrel-designed dinnerware and twiglike silverware, gave a sense of dining in the woods.
If desired, cut orange gumdrops into slender wedges for carrot-shaped noses, green gumdrops into leaves, red gumdrops into berries, licorice sticks into twiglike arms.