filiform

adjective
fi·​li·​form | \ˈfi-lə-ˌfȯrm, ˈfī- \

Definition of filiform 

: shaped like a filament

First Known Use of filiform

1757, in the meaning defined above

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filiform

adjective
fi·​li·​form | \ˈfil-ə-ˌfȯrm, ˈfī-lə- \

Medical Definition of filiform 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: shaped like a filament

filiform

noun

Medical Definition of filiform (Entry 2 of 2)

: an extremely slender bougie

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