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fibre

(US), fiber
1. a natural or synthetic filament that may be spun into yarn, such as cotton or nylon
2. cloth or other material made from such yarn
3. Botany
a. a narrow elongated thick-walled cell: a constituent of sclerenchyma tissue
b. such tissue extracted from flax, hemp, etc., used to make linen, rope, etc.
c. a very small root or twig
4. Anatomy any thread-shaped structure, such as a nerve fibre

fiberboard

A building material, usually composed of wood fiber or cane or other vegetable fiber, compressed with a binder into sheet form; the physical characteristics depend on the fiber, binder, density, and surface finish. Also see hardboard, medium-density fiberboard, board insulation.
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Arboreum cottons are usually coarse and short fibred and low yielder but have high degree of resistance to disease and insect pests and are very valuable Germplasm resources.
The cellulose structure is formed from high-molecular polysaccharides, whose long and fibred molecules arose by a formation of glycosidic bonds between saccharide molecules.
STEP 3: Just one coat of lash-lengthening, fibred mascara was applied to both upper and lower lashes.
He added, "But in order to move from 21% fibre coverage today to a fully fibred up continent, we need all fans of fibre decision makers, operators, vendors, end-users etc to work together.
Such a 3-manifold is an orientable Seifert fibred space.
m,n] be the category of fibred manifolds with m-dimensional bases, n-dimensional fibres, and locally invertible fibre-preserving mappings.