material consisting of matted fine glass fibres, used as insulation in buildings, in fireproof fabrics, etc
a fabric woven from this material or a light strong material made by bonding fibreglass with a synthetic resin; used for car bodies, boat hulls, etc
fibremia fi·bre·mi·a (fī-brē’mē-ə) n. The presence of formed fibrin in the blood, causing thrombosis or embolism. Also called inosemia.
/ˈfaɪbəˌskəʊp/ noun 1. an endoscope that transmits images of the interior of a hollow organ by fibre optics
[fahy-bruh-fawrm, fib-ruh-] /ˈfaɪ brəˌfɔrm, ˈfɪb rə-/ adjective 1. of the form of a fiber or fibers. /ˈfaɪbrɪˌfɔːm; ˈfɪb-/ adjective 1. having the form of a fibre or fibres
[fahy-bruh l, fib-ruh l] /ˈfaɪ brəl, ˈfɪb rəl/ noun 1. a small or fine fiber or filament. 2. Botany. any of the delicate hairs on the young roots of some plants. 3. Cell Biology. any threadlike structure or filament. /ˈfaɪbrɪl/ noun (pl) -brils, -brillae (-ˈbrɪliː) 1. a small fibre or part of a fibre 2. […]