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FILAMENTOUS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does filamentous mean? 

FILAMENTOUS (adjective)
  The adjective FILAMENTOUS has 1 sense:

1. thin in diameter; resembling a thread

  Familiarity information: FILAMENTOUS used as an adjective is very rare.


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FILAMENTOUS (adjective)


Sense 1filamentous [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Thin in diameter; resembling a thread

Synonyms:

filamentlike; filamentous; filiform; threadlike; thready

Similar:

thin (of relatively small extent from one surface to the opposite or in cross section)


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