circle of Willis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n circle of Willis a ring of arteries at the base of the brain
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Usage

In literature:

Leaning on Willie's shoulder, Gertrude stood gazing until the full circle was visible in a space of clear and cloudless ether.
"The Lamplighter" by Maria S. Cummins
Regine did not doubt in the least that as soon as she removed her Willy from the fascinating circle of this "witch" he would return to reason.
"The Sign of Flame" by E. Werner
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In news:

They may come from diverse geographic locations and backgrounds, but the members of the band Circle of Willis are united by the love of music and the fun they have playing it.
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