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Definition of Pyriform

Pyriform
Pyriform Pyr"i*form, a. [L. pyrum, pirum, a pear + -form: cf. F. pyriforme, piriforme.] Having the form of a pear; pear-shaped.

Meaning of Pyriform from wikipedia

- Piriform, sometimes spelled pyriform, means pear-shaped (from Latin pirum "pear" and forma "shape"). Piriform may refer to: Piriform (company), a software...
- The piriform cortex, or pyriform cortex, is a region in the brain, part of the rhinencephalon situated in the cerebrum. The function of the piriform cortex...
- **** is a recess, termed the piriform sinus (also piriform recess, pyriform sinus, piriform fossa, or smuggler's fossa), which is bounded medially...
- The anterior nasal aperture (piriform or pyriform aperture) is a heart- or pear-shaped opening in the human skull. Its long axis is vertical, and narrow...
- cl****ified in the family Marginellidae. This genus is extinct. S**** minute, pyriform, strongly narrowed anteriorly; spire low; lip thickened, strongly denticulate;...
- nucleus, olfactory tubercle, the pyriform cortex, the entorhinal cortex, the insular cortex, and the amygdala, the pyriform cortex is considered synonymous...
- merozoites and give rise to gametocytes. The merozoites are uninucleated, pyriform cells. These are released into the lumen of the tube and from there infect...
- standard nomenclature for describing the avian pallium as follows: Pallium pyriform cortex olfactory bulb hippocampus corticoid area hyperpallium apicale intercalatum...
- noted in the seventh to eight w**** of gestation. Non pregnant uterus is pyriform in shape. By 12 w****s of gestation it becomes globular. In lateral implantation...
- whorl is shorter than the spire. The s**** is clathrate. The aperture is pyriform. The canal is short. Sculpture: The spire-whorls contain three spiral equidistant...