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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of meat) full of sinews; Having or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute.

Usage examples (35)
  • "It presents," added the doctor, "all the indications of what we call a fibrous tumor."
  • Instead, the titanium is simply encapsulated in fibrous tissue.
  • The outer sac, known as the fibrous pericardium, consists of fibrous tissue.
  • A kind of fibrous connective tissue that binds bones or cartilage together. for more
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