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optical fiber

noun

Simple Definition of optical fiber

  • : a long, thin, glass or plastic thread that carries information in the form of light : a fiber-optic thread

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of optical fiber

  1. :  a single fiber-optic strand

1962

First Known Use of optical fiber

1962


OPTICAL FIBER Defined for Kids

optical fiber

noun

Definition of optical fiber for Students

  1. :  a single fiber used in fiber optics




Medical Dictionary

optical fiber

noun

Medical Definition of optical fiber

  1. :  a single fiber-optic strand




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