Origin of vermiform
Related formssub·ver·mi·form, adjective
Examples from the Web for vermiform
I would not eat oysters lest I get a piece of shell or even a pearl into my vermiform appendix.Confessions of a Neurasthenic|William Taylor Marrs
It was composed of vermiform rods 1⁄1000 inch in width, and breaking up into cylindrical segments with biconcave ends.Cruise of the 'Alert'|R. W. Coppinger
The vermiform appendix requires especial care, for it may be mistaken for an adhesion and divided.
The initial lesion was "an ulcer the size of a split pea" situated near "the junction of the vermiform appendix and ccum."
Below his heart he has only a stomach and a vermiform appendix.A Book of Burlesques|H. L. Mencken