Fibrillary
Fibrillary Fi"bril*la*ry (? or ?), a. Of of pertaining to fibrils. [1913 Webster]

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  • fibrillary — fi·bril·lary fī brə .ler ē, fib rə ; fī bril ə rē, fi bril adj 1) of or relating to fibrils or fibers <fibrillary overgrowth> 2) of, relating to, or marked by fibrillation <fibrillary chorea> …   Medical dictionary

  • fibrillary — ˈfībrəˌlerē, ˈfib ; fīˈbrilərē, fə̇ˈb adjective Etymology: New Latin fibrilla + English ary 1. : of or relating to fibrils or fibers fibrillary overgrowth 2. : of, relating …   Useful english dictionary

  • fibrillary — adjective Of or pertaining to fibrils, or nanoscale fibers a fibrillary structure …   Wiktionary

  • fibrillary — fibril ► NOUN technical ▪ a small or slender fibre. DERIVATIVES fibrillar adjective fibrillary adjective. ORIGIN Latin fibrilla little fibre …   English terms dictionary

  • fibrillary — See fibrillar. * * * …   Universalium

  • fibrillary — fi·bril·lary …   English syllables

  • fibrillary plate — the fibrous lamella or disk forming the base of a teleost scale …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • fibrillary astrocytes — fibrous astrocytes astrocytes found mainly in the white matter of the brain, having long, thin, infrequently branched cytoplasmic processes containing numerous fibrillar structures …   Medical dictionary

  • fibrillary chorea — paramyoclonus …   Medical dictionary

  • fibrillary contractions — abnormal spontaneous contractions occurring successively in different bundles of the fibers of a diseased muscle …   Medical dictionary

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