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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fi•berˈfaɪ bər(n.)

  1. a fine threadlike piece, as of cotton, jute, or asbestos.

    Category: Textiles

  2. a slender filament:

    a fiber of platinum.

  3. filaments collectively.

  4. material composed of filaments:

    a plastic fiber.

  5. something resembling a filament.

  6. an essential character or strength:

    moral fiber.

  7. filamentous matter from the bast tissue or other parts of plants, used for industrial purposes.

    Category: Botany, Textiles

    Ref: root hair.

  8. any of the filaments or elongated cells or structures that are combined in a bundle of tissue:

    nerve fiber.

    Category: Biology

  9. the structural parts of plants that are wholly or partly indigestible, acting to increase intestinal bulk and peristalsis.

    Category: Nutrition

    Ref: Also called bulk 1 4 , roughage. 3; Also, esp. Brit., fibre.

Origin of fiber:

1350–1400; ME (< MF fibre) < L fibra filament

fi′ber•less(adj.)

Wiktionary

  1. fiberless(Adjective)

    Lacking fibers

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fiberless(adj)

    alt. of Fibreless

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