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elastic fiber

noun

Definition of ELASTIC FIBER

:  a thick very elastic smooth yellowish anastomosing fiber of connective tissue that contains elastin

First Known Use of ELASTIC FIBER

1849
Medical Dictionary

elastic fiber

noun

Medical Definition of ELASTIC FIBER

:  a thick very elastic smooth yellowish anastomosing fiber of connective tissue that contains elastin

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