Definitions for fibroidˈfaɪ brɔɪd
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
resembling fiber or fibrous tissue.
composed of fibers.
Category: Biology, Common Vocabulary
Ref: fibroma .
Ref: leiomyoma .
Origin of fibroid:
A benign tumour of the uterus that is comprised of either fibrous connective tissue or muscle.
resembling or forming fibrous tissue; made up of fibers; as, fibroid tumors
a fibroid tumor; a fibroma