Definition of Fibres. Meaning of Fibres. Synonyms of Fibres
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Definition of Fibres
Tampico fiber Tam*pi"co fi"ber or fibre fi"bre
A tough vegetable fiber used as a substitute for bristles in
making brushes. The piassava and the ixtle are both used
under this name.
FibreFiber Fi"ber, Fibre Fi"bre,, n. [F. fibre, L. fibra.]
1. One of the delicate, threadlike portions of which the
tissues of plants and animals are in part constituted; as,
the fiber of flax or of muscle.
2. Any fine, slender thread, or threadlike substance; as, a
fiber of spun glass; especially, one of the slender
rootlets of a plant.
3. Sinew; strength; toughness; as, a man of real fiber.
Yet had no fibers in him, nor no force. --Chapman.
4. A general name for the raw material, such as cotton, flax,
hemp, etc., used in textile manufactures.
Fiber gun, a kind of steam gun for converting, wood, straw,
etc., into fiber. The material is shut up in the gun with
steam, air, or gas at a very high pressure which is
afterward relieved suddenly by letting a lid at the muzzle
fly open, when the rapid expansion separates the fibers.
Fiber plants (Bot.), plants capable of yielding fiber
useful in the arts, as hemp, flax, ramie, agave, etc.
Meaning of Fibres from wikipedia
English, see spelling
differences; from the Latin
fibra) is a natural
or synthetic substance
that is significantly longer
- dry-cleaned. Common textile fibres
used in global fashion today
plant-based fibers: Apocynum cannabinum
Bast fibre Cedar
- Sharpey's fibres
, or perforating fibres
) are a matrix
of connective tissue consisting
of strong predominantly
type I collagen fibres
- with fibres
. The fibres
gl**** (in fibregl****), carbon
(in carbon fiber reinforced
polymer), aramid, or basalt. Rarely, other fibres
- In topology, a branch
of mathematics, a fibration
is a generalization
of the notion
of a fiber
bundle. A fiber bundle makes precise
the idea of one topological...
- Bast fibres
are cl****ified as soft fibres
, and are flexible. Fibres
", are cl****ified as hard fibres
- a building material
in many countries. Inhalation
of asbestos fibres
can lead to various serious
lung conditions, including asbestosis
) and ramie
are also fibres
used in clothing, generally
with a blend
of other fibres
such as cotton. Nettles
have also been used to make a fibre
coir fibres contain
and less cellulose
such as flax and cotton, so are stronger
but less flexible. White
- the conversion
into yarn, yarn into fabric. These
are then d**** or printed, fabricated
into clothes. Different types
are used to produce...
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