plant fibre

plant fibre
noun
fiber derived from plants
Syn: ↑plant fiber
Hypernyms: ↑natural fiber, ↑natural fibre, ↑plant product
Hyponyms:

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Поможем сделать НИР

Look at other dictionaries:

  • plant fiber — noun fiber derived from plants • Syn: ↑plant fibre • Hypernyms: ↑natural fiber, ↑natural fibre, ↑plant product • Hyponyms: ↑buntal, ↑flax, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • plant product — noun a product made from plant material • Hypernyms: ↑plant material, ↑plant substance • Hyponyms: ↑coca, ↑tobacco, ↑baccy, ↑ethyl alcohol, ↑ethanol, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • plant disease — ▪ plant pathology Introduction       an impairment of the normal state of a plant that interrupts or modifies its vital functions.       All species of plants, wild and cultivated alike, are subject to disease. Although each species is… …   Universalium

  • Plant cell — Plant cells are eukaryotic cells that differ in several key respects from the cells of other eukaryotic organisms. Their distinctive features include: * A large central vacuole, a sap filled volume enclosed by a membrane known as the tonoplast JA …   Wikipedia

  • fibre — (US fiber) ► NOUN 1) a thread or filament from which a plant or animal tissue, mineral substance, or textile is formed. 2) a substance formed of fibres. 3) dietary material containing substances such as cellulose, that are resistant to the action …   English terms dictionary

  • fibre, man-made — Introduction       fibre whose chemical composition, structure, and properties are significantly modified during the manufacturing process. Man made fibres are spun and woven into a huge number of consumer and industrial products, including… …   Universalium

  • fibre — /ˈfaɪbə / (say fuybuh) noun 1. a fine thread like piece, as of cotton, jute, or asbestos. 2. a slender filament. 3. filaments collectively. 4. matter composed of filaments. 5. fibrous structure. 6. character: moral fibre. 7. a. filamentous matter …  

  • Fibre — Fiber Fi ber, Fibre Fi bre,, n. [F. fibre, L. fibra.] 1. One of the delicate, threadlike portions of which the tissues of plants and animals are in part constituted; as, the fiber of flax or of muscle. [1913 Webster] 2. Any fine, slender thread,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fibre — (US fiber) noun 1》 a thread or filament from which a plant or animal tissue, mineral substance, or textile is formed. 2》 a substance formed of fibres. 3》 dietary material containing substances such as cellulose, that are resistant to the action… …   English new terms dictionary

  • fibre cell — Greatly elongated type of plant cell with very thick lignified wall. Usually dead at maturity, this cell type is specialized for the provision of mechanical strength. Fibre cells and sclereids together make up the tissue known as sclerenchyma …   Dictionary of molecular biology

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”