Examples of fibrous in a sentence
He had surgery to remove fibrous scar tissue in his knee.
thick, fibrous hair that was not easy to comb
Origin and Etymology of fibrous
modification of Middle French fibreux, from fibre fiber
First Known Use: 1597
FIBROUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fibrous for English Language Learners
: containing, made of, or resembling fibers
FIBROUS Defined for Kids
Definition of fibrous for Students
: containing, made of, or like fibers fibrous roots
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