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vermian

Syllabification: ver·mi·an
Pronunciation: /ˈvərmēən
 
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Definition of vermian in English:

adjective

1 literary Relating to or resembling a worm; wormlike.
2 Anatomy Of or relating to the vermis of the brain.
Example sentences
  • Cerebellar hemispheres are ‘winged’ outward accompanied with vermian and cerebellar hypoplasia.
  • We demonstrate 2 markers of normal vermian development: the primary fissure and fastigial point.
  • We present our experience with one child with cerebellar vermian tumor.

Origin

late 19th century: from Latin vermis 'worm' + -ian.

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