HyperDic: muscle_fibre

English > 1 sense of the expression muscle fibre:
NOUNbodymuscle fibre, muscle cell, muscle fiberan elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body
English > muscle fibre: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningAn elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body.
Synonymsmuscle cell, muscle fiber
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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