(Uncountable) Metal formed into a thin, even thread, now usually by being drawn through a hole in a steel die.
A long strand of proteins that are aggregated together in a beta-sheet structure; an amyloid fibril.
A threadlike part of a climbing plant, often in a spiral form, supporting it by clinging to or coiling around an object
The definition of a fiber is a thin, threadlike structure that combines to form animal or plant tissue, or a thin, threadlike structure made synthetically or from minerals.
A slender growth resembling a mammalian hair, found on insects and other animals.
Stalk is defined as a plant's main stem.
A complex of fibers or filaments that have been twisted together to form a cable, rope, thread, or yarn.
A particular state of affairs; a situation:
The highest example or best representative:
(Astron.) Any of the luminous clouds of solar gas arching from the chromosphere into the much hotter corona: best seen at the edge of the sun, as during an eclipse
(Anat.) Any threadlike part; filament
The definition of thread is a fine line, streak or string.
Find another word for filament. In this page you can discover 23 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for filament, like: wire, fibril, tendril, fiber, hair, stalk, strand, thing, flower, prominence and filum.