fibrous(redirected from fibrous osteodystrophy)
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composed of or containing fibers.
Containing, consisting or resembling fibers; the portion of a bilaminar membrane that provides strength due to its collagen fiber content (the other portion being serous).
1. Having, consisting of, or resembling fibers.
2. Full of sinews; tough.
(1) Referring to or characterised by fibrosis.
(2) Referring to or characterised by multiple fibres; fibre-rich.
Composed of or containing fibroblasts, and also the fibrils and fibers of connective tissue formed by such cells.