Fibrillated Fi"bril*la`ted (? or ?), a. Furnished with fibrils; fringed. [1913 Webster]

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  • fibrillated — Composed of fibrils. SYN: fibrillate (2). * * * fi·bril·lat·ed (fĭґbrĭ lāt″əd) made up of fibrils …   Medical dictionary

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  • fibrillate — fibrillative, adj. /fuy breuh layt , fib reuh /, v., fibrillated, fibrillating. v.t. 1. to cause to undergo fibrillation. v.i. 2. to undergo fibrillation. [1830 40; FIBRILL(A) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

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  • fibrillate — 1. To make or to become fibrillar. 2. SYN: fibrillated. 3. To be in a state of fibrillation (3). * * * fi·bril·late fib rə .lāt, fīb vb, lat·ed; lat·ing vi to undergo or exhibit fibrillation vt to cause (as the heart) to undergo fibrillation …   Medical dictionary

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