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fi·bril·lar

, fibrillary (fī'bri-lăr, -lar-ē),
1. Relating to a fibril.
2. Denoting the fine rapid contractions or twitchings of fibers or of small groups of fibers in skeletal or cardiac muscle.
Synonym(s): filar (1)
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fibrillary

adjective Fibre-rich; characterised by elongated fibres.

Pronunciation
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, fih BRILL urry
Medspeak-US: pronounced, FIB rill erry
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fi·bril·lar

, fibrillary (fī'bri-lăr, -lar-ē)
1. Relating to a fibril.
2. Denoting the fine rapid contractions or twitchings of fibers or of small groups of fibers in skeletal or cardiac muscle.
Synonym(s): filar (1) .
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

fi·bril·lar

, fibrillary (fī'bri-lăr, -lar-ē)
1. Relating to a fibril.
2. Denoting the fine rapid contractions or twitchings of fibers or of small groups of fibers in skeletal or cardiac muscle.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Caption: Figure 1: Sections of the bone marrow, lymph node, liver, and spleen showing large mononuclear and multinuclear histiocytic cells with fine fibrillary appearance ("Gaucher cells") (H&E x200).
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