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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Having the characteristics of a long thin flexible object that has a small cross section.

Usage examples (31)
  • What do these filamentary structures of dust represent?
  • The filamentary features surrounding NGC 918 are well shown in this image.
  • Stromatolites – Fossilized colonies of filamentary cyanobacteria blue-green algae and other microbes.
  • Stromatolites, the fossilized colonies of filamentary cyanobacteria and other microbes, by James Kocher. for more
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