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filar

adjective fi·lar \ˈfī-lər\

Definition of FILAR

:  of or relating to a thread or line; especially :  having threads across the field of view <a filar eyepiece>

Origin of FILAR

Latin filum thread
First Known Use: circa 1859
Medical Dictionary

filar

adjective fi·lar \ˈfī-lər\

Medical Definition of FILAR

:  of or relating to a thread or line; especially :  having threads across the field of view <a filar eyepiece>

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