[fee-boh-nah-chee] /ˌfi boʊˈnɑ tʃi/
plural noun, Mathematics.
the unending sequence 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34, … where each term is defined as the sum of its two predecessors.
1. variant of before a vowel: fibrin. fibr- pref. Variant of fibro-.
[fahy-bran, fahy-bran] /ˈfaɪ bræn, faɪˈbræn/ noun 1. viscose rayon made from spun yarn.
[fahy-ber] /ˈfaɪ bər/ noun, Chiefly British. 1. . [fahy-ber] /ˈfaɪ bər/ noun 1. a fine, threadlike piece, as of cotton, jute, or asbestos. 2. a slender filament: a fiber of platinum. 3. filaments collectively. 4. matter or material composed of filaments: a plastic fiber. 5. something resembling a filament. 6. an essential character, quality, or […]
- Fibre channel
storage, networking, communications An ANSI standard originally intended for high-speed SANs connecting servers, disc arrays, and backup devices, also later adapted to form the physical layer of Gigabit Ethernet. Development work on Fibre channel started in 1988 and it was approved by the ANSI standards committee in 1994, running at 100Mb/s. More recent innovations have […]