Definitions for muscle fiber

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mus′cle fi`ber(n.)

  1. one of the structural cells of a muscle.

    Category: Cell Biology

Origin of muscle fiber:

1875–80

Princeton's WordNet

  1. muscle cell, muscle fiber, muscle fibre(noun)

    an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body

Wiktionary

  1. muscle fiber(Noun)

    A single cell of a muscle. Each muscle fibers contain many myofibrils, the contractile unit of muscles.

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