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fusiform


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fusiform  \Fu"si*form\,  a.  [L.  fusus  spindle  +  -form:  cf  F. 
  fusiforme.] 
  Shaped  like  a  spindle;  tapering  at  each  end  as  a  fusiform 
  root;  a  fusiform  cell. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fusiform 
  adj  :  tapering  at  each  end  [syn:  {spindle-shaped},  {cigar-shaped}] 




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