Definition of Vermiform. Meaning of Vermiform. Synonyms of Vermiform

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Definition of Vermiform

Vermiform
Vermiform Ver"mi*form, a. [L. vermis a worm + -form.] Resembling a worm in form or motions; vermicular; as, the vermiform process of the cerebellum. Vermiform appendix (Anat.), a slender blind process of the c[ae]cum in man and some other animals; -- called also vermiform appendage, and vermiform process. Small solid bodies, such as grape seeds or cherry stones, sometimes lodge in it, causing serious, or even fatal, inflammation. See Illust. under Digestion.

Meaning of Vermiform from wikipedia

- Vermiform describes something shaped like a worm. The expression is often emplo**** in biology and anatomy to describe usually soft body parts or animals...
- The appendix (or vermiform appendix; also cecal [or caecal] appendix; vermix; or vermiform process) is a finger-like, blind-ended tube connected to the...
- track for the Murders Among Us 7" compilation released on McPheeters' Vermiform Records label before Burke and Schreiber left the group late in the year...
- Caecilians (/sɪˈsɪliən/; New Latin for "blind ones") are a group of limbless, vermiform or serpentine amphibians. They mostly live hidden in the ground and in...
- Vermiform Records was an American independent record label that specialized in releasing punk rock music from 1990 until 2002. Vermiform released 58 albums...
- The appendicular vein is the vein which drains blood from the vermiform appendix. It is located in the mesoappendix and accompanies the appendicular artery...
- Appendix cancer are very rare cancers of the vermiform appendix. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors are rare tumors with malignant potential. Primary lymphomas...
- interrelationships. Historically, there was a trend not only to dismiss the vermiform appendix as being uselessly vestigial, but an anatomical hazard, a liability...
- Mesoappendix, the portion of the mesentery that connects the ileum to the vermiform appendix Appendix (band), a Finnish punk rock group The Appendix, a quarterly...
- useless. A cl****ic example at the level of gross anatomy is the human vermiform appendix—though vestigial in the sense of retaining no significant digestive...
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