HyperDic: fibril

English > 1 sense of the word fibril:
NOUNsubstancefibril, filament, stranda very slender natural or synthetic fiber
English > fibril: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA very slender natural or synthetic fiber.
Synonymsfilament, strand
NarrowerbarbOne of the parallel filaments projecting from the main shaft of a feather
chromatidOne of two identical strands into which a chromosome splits during mitosis
cobweb, gossamerfilaments from a web that was spun by a spider
hyphaAny of the threadlike filaments forming the mycelium of a fungus
myofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyleOne of many contractile filaments that make up a striated muscle fiber
paraphysisA sterile simple or branched filament or hair borne among sporangia
rhizoidAny of various slender filaments that function as roots in mosses and ferns and fungi etc
Broaderfiber, fibreA slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn
Catalanfibril·la, fibril, filament
Adjectivesfibrillosecovered with fibrils more or less evenly disposed

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