fibril

Definitions of fibril
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n a very slender natural or synthetic fiber

Synonyms:
filament, strand
Types:
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barb
one of the parallel filaments projecting from the main shaft of a feather
cobweb, gossamer
filaments from a web that was spun by a spider
chromatid
one of two identical strands into which a chromosome splits during mitosis
myofibril, myofibrilla, sarcostyle
one of many contractile filaments that make up a striated muscle fiber
rhizoid
any of various slender filaments that function as roots in mosses and ferns and fungi etc
hypha
any of the threadlike filaments forming the mycelium of a fungus
paraphysis
a sterile simple or branched filament or hair borne among sporangia; may be pointed or clubbed
conidiophore
a specialized fungal hypha that produces conidia
Rhizopus stolonifer, leak fungus, ring rot fungus
fungus causing soft watery rot in fruits and vegetables and rings of dry rot around roots of sweet potatoes
rhizomorph
a dense mass of hyphae forming a root-like structure characteristic of many fungi
Type of:
fiber, fibre
a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn

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