Definition of amianthus in English:
A variety of asbestos with fine silky fibres which can be woven.
- In seven of the measurements no amianthus fibres capable of reaching the lungs were detected.
- For this reason, the builders must dig through the mountains where there is amianthus and other harmful substances.
- With the discovery of amianthus, we came up with the idea of setting up an amianthus cardboard industry in the city of Traipu in the state of Alagoas.