Tomes's fiber

noun \ˈtōmzə̇z-\
variants: or

Tomes's fibril


Definition of Tomes's fiber

  1. :  one of the fibers extending from the odontoblasts into the dental canals :  a dentinal fiber

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Origin and Etymology of tomes's fiber

after Sir John Tomes †1895 English dental surgeon

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