HyperDic: muscle_fiber

English > 1 sense of the expression muscle fiber:
NOUNbodymuscle fiber, muscle cell, muscle fibrean elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
English > muscle fiber: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAn elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body.
Synonymsmuscle cell, muscle fibre
Part ofmuscle, musculusOne of the contractile organs of the body
Narrowersmooth muscle cellcells of the smooth muscles
striated muscle cell, striated muscle fiberAn elongated contractile cell in striated muscle tissue
Broaderfiber, fibreAny of several elongated, threadlike cells (especially a muscle fiber or a nerve fiber)
somatic cell, vegetative cellAny of the cells of a plant or animal except the reproductive cells
Spanishcélula muscular
Catalancèl·lula muscular

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