rounded, broadest in the middle, and tapering toward each end; spindle-shaped
Origin of fusiform; from Classical Latin fusus, a spindle + -form
Tapering at each end; spindle-shaped.
Origin of fusiformLatin f&umacron;sus, spindle + –form.
(comparative more fusiform, superlative most fusiform)
From Latin fusus (“spindle”) + -iform.