filiform bougie n.
A very slender bougie usually used for exploration of strictures or sinus tracts having small diameters.
- Filiform papilla
filiform papilla n. Any of numerous elongated conical projections on the back of the tongue.
[fil-i-greyn] /ˈfɪl ɪˌgreɪn/ noun 1. .
[fil-i-gree] /ˈfɪl ɪˌgri/ noun 1. delicate ornamental work of fine silver, gold, or other metal wires, especially lacy jewelers’ work of scrolls and arabesques. 2. anything very delicate or fanciful: a filigree of frost. adjective 3. composed of or resembling filigree. verb (used with object), filigreed, filigreeing. 4. to adorn with or form into filigree. […]
[fahyl] /faɪl/ noun 1. a folder, cabinet, or other container in which papers, letters, etc., are arranged in convenient order for storage or reference. 2. a collection of papers, records, etc., arranged in convenient order: to make a file for a new account. 3. Computers. a collection of related data or program records stored on […]