fusiform definition

  • adjective:
    • Tapering at each and every end; spindle-shaped.
    • Shaped like a spindle; tapering at each and every end.
    • Shaped like a spindle; shaped like a cylinder that tapers at each and every end
    • tapering at each end
    • Tapering at each and every end; spindle-shaped.
    • formed like a spindle; tapering at each and every end.
    • Shaped like a spindle; formed like a cylinder that tapers at each end
    • tapering at each end
    • Tapering at each end; spindle-shaped.
    • Shaped like a spindle; tapering at each end.
    • Shaped like a spindle; formed like a cylinder that tapers at each end
    • tapering at each and every end
  • others:
    • Tapering both ways from the middle: applied in botany to certain roots, as the radish, and in zoölogy to joints, organs, marks, etc., which are broadest in the middle and diminish regularly and rapidly to the ends.
    • In ichthyology, obtaining the dorsal and ventral contours shaped, and approximated to one another from a middle point toward each end, whilst the mackerel, tunny, and stickle straight back. Also fusate, fusoid.
    • Tapering both techniques from the middle: applied in botany to particular roots, as the radish, as well as in zoölogy to bones, body organs, markings, etc., which are broadest at the center and diminish regularly and rapidly towards the finishes.
    • In ichthyology, getting the dorsal and ventral contours shaped, and approximated to each other from a middle point toward each end, as mackerel, tunny, and stickle straight back. In addition fusate, fusoid.
    • Tapering both methods from center: applied in botany to specific roots, as the radish, and in zoölogy to joints, organs, marks, etc., that are broadest at the center and reduce frequently and rapidly on ends.
    • In ichthyology, getting the dorsal and ventral contours shaped, and approximated to one another from a middle point toward each end, whilst the mackerel, tunny, and stickle right back. Also fusate, fusoid.

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