HyperDic: myofibril

English > 1 sense of the word myofibril:
NOUNbodymyofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyleone of many contractile filaments that make up a striated muscle fiber
English > myofibril: 1 sense > noun 1, body
MeaningOne of many contractile filaments that make up a striated muscle fiber.
Synonymsmyofibrilla, sarcostyle
Part ofstriated muscle cell, striated muscle fiberAn elongated contractile cell in striated muscle tissue
PartssarcomereOne of the segments into which a myofibril is divided
sarcoplasmThe cytoplasm of a striated muscle fiber
Broaderfibril, filament, strandA very slender natural or synthetic fiber
Spanishmiofibrilla
Catalanmiofibril·la, miofibrilla

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