twiglike


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Adj.1.twiglike - thin as a twig
lean, thin - lacking excess flesh; "you can't be too rich or too thin"; "Yon Cassius has a lean and hungry look"-Shakespeare
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She can effortlessly evoke the vulnerability of a teenage girl, for instance, "the slenderness of her twiglike legs", and how it's "emphasised by her clumpy trainers".
Behind the rider are two barren twiglike trees (or perhaps flowers), stuck in urns in the middle of a small plot of grass.
Neurofilament protein antibody stained almost all cases of neurofibromas (48 of 49; 98%), with occasional cytoplasmic positivity in both nerve twiglike areas and random, single cells; about half of the cases of neurotized melanocytic nevi (25 of 49; 51%) showed occasional cytoplasmic positive staining within random tumor cells.