fibrilliform


fibrilliform
shaped like a small fibre

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • fibrilliform — /fuy bril euh fawrm , fi /, adj. of the form of a fibril. [1840 50; FIBRILL(A) + I + FORM] * * * …   Universalium

  • fibrilliform — fi·bril·li·form …   English syllables

  • fibrilliform — /faɪˈbrɪləfɔm/ (say fuy briluhfawm), /fɪ / (say fi ) adjective of the form of a fibril …   Australian English dictionary

  • fibrilliform — fīˈbriləˌfȯrm, fə̇ˈb adjective Etymology: New Latin fibrilla + English iform : resembling a fibril …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • fibrous — adj threadlike, stringy, wiry, fibroid, filamentous, filamentary, filiform, fibrillar, fibrilliform, fibrillose …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • finespun — adj 1. sheer, delicate, fine, tissuey, flimsy, gauzy, gauzelike, cobwebby; light, filmy, diaphanous, transparent, translucent; gossamer, lacy, lacelike, filigree; filamentary, filamentous, filamented, fibriform, fibrillar, fibrilliform,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • threadlike — adj thready, fibrous, filamentous, fibri form, piliform, fibrillar, fibrilliform; stringy, wiry, ropy, attenuated, drawn out; fine, thin, slender, narrow; winding, twisting, meandering, circuitous, tortuous, sinuous …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder


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