Recent Examples of optical fiber from the Web
The laser was finely tuned, the optical fiber was in position and … Eureka!
Party balloons account for about 8 percent of its use, Irvin said, with welding at 17 percent and semiconductors and optical fibers 14 percent.
In April, Verizon (VZ, -1.05%) agreed to buy optical fiber from Corning over the next three years in a $1.05 billion deal.
The whole show runs on solar power, and the 236 miles of optical fiber that illuminate it will be recycled after the display ends in March.
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Definition of optical fiber for English Language Learners
: a long, thin, glass or plastic thread that carries information in the form of light : a fiber-optic thread
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