Definition of Filiform. Meaning of Filiform. Synonyms of Filiform

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Definition of Filiform

Filiform
Filiform Fil"i*form, a. [L. filum thread + -form: cf. F. filiforme.] Having the shape of a thread or filament; as, the filiform papill[ae] of the tongue; a filiform style or peduncle. See Illust. of Antenn[AE].

Meaning of Filiform from wikipedia

- Filiform, thread or filament like, can refer to: Filiform, a common term used in botany to describe a thread-like shape Filiform, or filiform catheter...
- cl****ified as cir****vallate (or vallate), fungiform, filiform, and foliate. All except the filiform papillae are ****ociated with taste buds. In living subjects...
- slightly. A number of types exist, including "common warts", plantar warts, "filiform warts", and genital warts. Genital warts are often ****ually transmitted...
- as normally food has an abrasive action on the tongue, which keeps the filiform papillae short. Pellagra, a condition caused by niacin (vitamin B3) deficiency...
- Chickpea filiform virus (CpFV) is a plant pathogenic virus of the family Potyviridae. ICTVdB - The Universal Virus Database: Chickpea filiform virus Family...
- Von Ebner's glands, and are innervated by the glossopharyngeal nerve. Filiform papillae - the most numerous type but do not contain taste buds. They are...
- species, sometimes considered as ectoparasites) are wingless and blind with filiform segmented cerci (today these are both included merely as families in the...
- as intramuscular stimulation (IMS). It involves the use of either solid filiform needles or hollow-core hypodermic needles for therapy of muscle pain, including...
- centimetres (16 in) long; they are finely dissected, with the ultimate segments filiform (threadlike), about 0.5 millimetres (1⁄50 in) wide. (Its leaves are similar...
- metals. The corrosion engineer thus must be aware of this phenomenon. Filiform corrosion may be considered as a type of crevice corrosion and is sometimes...
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