Share this entry

Share this page

fibrous

Saltos de línea: fi|brous
Pronunciación: /ˈfʌɪbrəs
 
/

Definición de fibrous en inglés:

adjetivo

Consisting of or characterized by fibres: a good fibrous root system
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In the rural areas, the fibrous roots of this tree are used for making painting brushes, used for white washing.
  • Trim off the small, fibrous roots and put the trimmed sections into pots filled with cuttings compost so the tops are just buried.
  • Some of the material was in a fibrous state, making inhalation more likely.

Derivados

fibrously

1
adverbio
Example sentences
  • A well-circumscribed and fibrously encapsulated tumor mass was revealed in the Douglas cavity.
  • In chronic hepatitis, it was strongly deposited at the margin of the fibrously enlarged portal areas where new collagen fibers were formed.

fibrousness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Fibrousness of both green and white asparagus was greater in the spring.
  • Longer cooking helps breakdown its fibrousness and evaporates some of the excess water.

Definición de fibrous en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día vigesimal
Pronunciación: vɪˈdʒɛsɪm(ə)l
adjective
relating to or based on the number twenty