Adjective "fibrillar" definition and examples

Definitions and examples


  1. 'The single nucleus was oval, with pale chromatin and a large nucleolus rich in fibrillar and granular components.'
  2. 'The reticular, fibrillar and membranous differentiations of mesenchymatous origin become secondarily involved.'


1. a small or fine fiber or filament.

2. Botany. any of the delicate hairs on the young roots of some plants.

3. Cell Biology. any threadlike structure or filament.

More examples(as adjective)

"collagenses can be fibrillar."