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fusiform

adjective fu·si·form \ˈfyü-zə-ˌfrm\

Definition of FUSIFORM

:  tapering toward each end <fusiform bacteria>

Origin of FUSIFORM

Latin fusus spindle
First Known Use: 1746

fusiform

adjective fu·si·form \ˈfyü-zə-ˌfrm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FUSIFORM

:  tapering toward each end <fusiform bacteria> <a fusiform aneurysm>

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