Adjective "filamentous" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/fɪləˈmɛntəs/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'This filamentous fungus is well suited for such analysis.'
  2. 'Also, a mat of threadlike filamentous algae floating on the surface greatly increases the rate of water loss through evaporation.'

Definitions

1. composed of or containing filaments.

2. pertaining to or resembling a filament.

3. bearing filaments.

More examples(as adjective)

"organs can be filamentous in cavities."

"algaes can be filamentous."

"bacteriophages can be filamentous."

"actins can be filamentous."

"stainings can be filamentous."

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