spindle cell carcinoma n.
A carcinoma composed of elongated cells, frequently a poorly differentiated squamous cell carcinoma.
- Spindle cell lipoma
spindle cell lipoma n. A microscopically distinctive form of lipoma in which adipose tissue is infiltrated by fibroblasts and collagen.
noun 1. a rounded rod, usually of wood, tapering toward each end, used in hand-spinning to twist into thread the fibers drawn from the mass on the distaff, and on which the thread is wound as it is spun. 2. the rod on a spinning wheel by which the thread is twisted and on which […]
- Spindle fiber
spindle fiber n. One of a network of achromatic filaments that extend inward from the poles of a dividing cell, forming a spindle-shaped figure.
noun, plural spindlelegs for 2. 1. (used with a plural verb) long, thin legs. 2. (used with a singular verb) Informal. a tall, thin person with such legs. spindle-legged adjective 1. having long thin legs plural noun 1. long thin legs 2. (functioning as sing) a person who has long thin legs