[fyoo-zuh-bil-i-tee] /ˌfyu zəˈbɪl ɪ ti/
the quality of being fusible or convertible from a solid to a liquid state by heat.
the degree to which a substance is fusible.
[fyoo-zuh-buh l] /ˈfyu zə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being or melted. /ˈfjuːzəbəl/ adjective 1. capable of being fused or melted adj. late 14c., from Old French fusible, from Medieval Latin fusibilis, from Latin fus-, stem of fundere “pour, melt” (see found (v.2)).
noun 1. any of various alloys, as of bismuth, lead, and tin, that melt at temperatures as low as 160°F (70°C), making them useful in various safety devices. noun 1. any of various alloys with low melting points that contain bismuth, lead, and tin. They are used as solders and in safety devices
[fyoo-zuh-fawrm] /ˈfyu zəˌfɔrm/ adjective 1. spindle-shaped; rounded and tapering from the middle toward each end, as some roots. /ˈfjuːzɪˌfɔːm/ adjective 1. elongated and tapering at both ends; spindle-shaped adj. “spindle-shaped,” 1746, from Latin fusus “spindle” (see fuse (n.)) + -form. fusiform fu·si·form (fyōō’zə-fôrm’) adj. Tapering at each end; spindle-shaped.
- Fusiform aneurysm
fusiform aneurysm n. An elongated, spindle-shaped dilation of an artery.