noun Cell Biology.
a cell that contributes to the formation of connective tissue fibers.

1875–80; fibro- + -blast

fibroblastic, adjective Unabridged
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fibroblast (ˈfaɪbrəʊˌblæst)
a cell in connective tissue that synthesizes collagen

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fibroblast fi·bro·blast (fī'brə-blāst')
A stellate or spindle-shaped cell with cytoplasmic processes present in connective tissue, capable of forming collagen fibers.

fi'bro·blas'tic adj.
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Example sentences for fibroblastic
Thought to be due to fibroblastic proliferation and disorderly collagen deposition.
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