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fibrillating

[′fib·rə‚lād·iŋ]
(textiles)
A process for producing fibers by mechanically cracking sheets of polymer film that have been stretched and oriented along their direction of extrusion.
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A fibrillating heart problem caused his seasonal reappearance to be delayed and, even when he did return at Kempton in February, he looked a shadow of his former self as he was left trailing in the wake of Madison Du Berlais.
A lacklustre first run of the season at Kempton after treatment for a fibrillating heart did not hold much promise, but the giant gelding is reported to be redeeming himself in his work at Paul Nicholls' stable.
Denman had been a superb winner of last season's Gold Cup, but has since been off the track with a fibrillating heart.
His fibrillating heart issues were swiftly dealt with by the Nicholls team and a patient approach has been adopted, with this tank of a horse allowed plenty of recovery time.
The eight-year-old was due to start off in the Hennessy next month but then he was found to be suffering from a fibrillating heart.
She's been suffering from a fibrillating heart on and off and it has been making her look inconsistent, but you couldn't find a more genuine horse," said Lungo.
He had a lot of time off for a fibrillating heart which was making him break blood vessels, but Geoff Lane did a great job in getting him back.
Uninterrupted chest compression preserves the ischemic fibrillating heart.
Play it back: There was the moving image shot a moment before--flat, factual, fibrillating, lightstruck.
An American Airlines nonstop flight from Boston to Los Angeles was an hour east of Denver on Thursday morning when Michael Tighe's heart began fibrillating wildly, no longer able to pump blood to his brain.
Instead of a steady, pulsating delivery of current to the heart muscle, the current suddenly becomes erratic, causing irregular and ineffective twitching, or fibrillating, of the heart muscle fibers rather than a solid beat.
Sir Michael Stoute's colt was found to be suffering from a fibrillating heart after finishing last of five in the Group 2 and will now undergo further tests.