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- adj. Of or relating to worms.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In anatomy, relating to the vermis of the cerebellum.
- Worm-like; of: the nature of a worm; related to worms: of or pertaining to Vermes, in any sense: as, the supposed vermian ancestors of vertebrates.
vermi- + -an (Wiktionary)
In the upper part of the internal occipital crest, a small depression is sometimes distinguishable; it is termed the vermian fossa since it is occupied by part of the vermis of the cerebellum.
` beelike, 'simian ` apelike' and vermian ` wormlike. '