fusiform fusiform

Definition(s):

  • (adj) tapering at each end

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Usage(s):

  1. In a neuroimaging study, Pierce observed, the fusiform gyrus in autistic people did not react when they were presented with photographs of strangers, but when photographs of .
  2. Aneurysms are also classified by shape: saccular (like a bag) or fusiform (spindle-shaped).
  3. Both the fusiform bacillus and Vincent's spirillum (perhaps they are the same) are anaerobic (cannot live in oxygen).
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