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[mahy-uh-fil-uh-muh nt] /ˌmaɪ əˈfɪl ə mənt/

noun, Cell Biology.
a threadlike of actin or myosin that is a component of a myofibril.

myofilament my·o·fil·a·ment (mī’ə-fĭl’ə-mənt)
Any of the ultramicroscopic filaments, made up of actin and myosin, that are the structural units of a myofibril.


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