Simple Definition of fibrous
: containing, made of, or resembling fibers
Examples of fibrous
He had surgery to remove fibrous scar tissue in his knee.
<thick, fibrous hair that was not easy to comb>
Origin of fibrous
modification of Middle French fibreux, from fibre fiber
First Known Use: 1597
FIBROUS Defined for Kids
Definition of fibrous
: containing, made of, or like fibers <fibrous roots>
Medical Definition of fibrous
1: containing, consisting of, or resembling fibers <collagen is a fibrous protein>
2: characterized by fibrosis
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