\spˈɪndə͡l], \spˈɪndəl], \s_p_ˈɪ_n_d_əl]\
Definitions of SPINDLE
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By DataStellar Co., Ltd
By Oddity Software
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
1. In anatomy and pathology, any fusiform cell or structure, such as the inner segment of one of the rods or cones of the retina, or a spindle-cell. 2. Specifically the amphiaster, a spindle-shaped or fusiform figure formed by the fibrils of cytoplasm stretching between the asters, in the prophase of mitosis or caryocinesis.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. [Anglo-Saxon] The long, slender rod in spinning-wheels by which the thread is twisted and wound ;-a slender, pointed pin on which any thing turns ; an axis or arbour;-the fusee of a watch;-a long, slender stalk ; -in manufactures, a quantity of yarn, thread, or silk put up together after it is taken from the reel.
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