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fim·bri·ate, fimbriated (fim'brē-āt, -ā-ted),
fimbriated/fim·bri·at·ed/ (fim´bre-āt″ed) fringed.
Etymology: L, fimbria, a fringe
having fimbria, or the fringelike projection of the ovaries or the nerve fibers along the border of the hippocampus.
fim·bri·ate, fimbriated (fim'brē-āt, -ā-tĕd)
fimbriatedFringed with finger-like processes, as at the open end of the FALLOPIAN TUBE.
fringed; bordered by slender processes.