Filamentous and Fibrous


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Filamentous adjective – Thin in diameter; resembling a thread.
Fibrous and filamentous are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Fibrous" instead an adjective "Filamentous".
Nearby Words: filament, filamentary
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Fibrous adjective – Resembling or having the texture of a mass of strings.
Filamentous and fibrous are semantically related. You can use "Filamentous" instead an adjective "Fibrous".
Nearby Words: fiber, fibre, fibroid, fibred
Synonyms for Fibrous
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