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Another word for fiber

  1. A very fine continuous strand

      1. Fine cord of a fibrous material, such as cotton or flax, made of two or more filaments twisted together and used in needlework and the weaving of cloth.
      2. A piece of such cord.
      3. A thin strand, cord, or filament of natural or manufactured material.
      1. A fine or very thin thread or fiber:
      2. A fine wire that is heated electrically to produce light in an incandescent lamp.
      3. The stalk that bears the anther in the stamen of a flower.
      1. A small slender fiber or filament.
      2. A threadlike fiber or filament, such as a myofibril or neurofibril, that is a constituent of a cell or larger structure.
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  2. A distinctive, complex underlying pattern or structure

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  3. Moral or ethical strength

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Another word for fiber

  1. Quality

      1. The underlying structure on which something is built; a base or foundation:
      1. The outer or the topmost boundary of an object.
      2. A material layer constituting such a boundary.
      3. The boundary of a three-dimensional figure.
      1. The terminal part of the human arm located below the forearm, used for grasping and holding and consisting of the wrist, palm, four fingers, and an opposable thumb.
      2. A homologous or similar part in other animals, as the terminal part of the forelimb in certain vertebrates.
      3. A unit of length equal to 4 inches (10.2 centimeters), used especially to specify the height of a horse.
      1. To perceive through the sense of touch:
      2. To perceive as a physical sensation:
      3. To touch:
      1. One of a set of hard, bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates, usually rooted in sockets and typically composed of a core of soft pulp surrounded by a layer of hard dentin that is coated with cementum or enamel at the crown and used for biting or chewing food or as a means of attack or defense.
      2. A similar hard projection in an invertebrate, such as one of a set of projections on the hinge of a bivalve or on the radula of a snail.
      3. A projecting part resembling a tooth in shape or function, as on a comb, gear, or saw.
      1. Minute rough granules, as of sand or stone.
      2. The texture or fineness of sand or stone used in grinding.
      3. A coarse hard sandstone used for making grindstones and millstones.
      1. A brief sleep, often during the day.
      2. To sleep for a brief period, often during the day; doze.
      3. To be unaware of imminent danger or trouble; be off guard:
      1. A fine, very thin fabric, such as gauze.
      2. Tissue paper.
      3. A soft, absorbent piece of paper used as toilet paper, a handkerchief, or a towel.
      1. A small, dry, one-seeded fruit of a cereal grass, having the fruit and the seed walls united:
      2. The fruits of cereal grasses especially after having been harvested, considered as a group:
      3. A cereal grass: