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filamentous

[fil-uh-men-tuh s] /ˌfɪl əˈmɛn təs/
adjective
1.
composed of or containing filaments.
2.
pertaining to or resembling a filament.
3.
bearing filaments.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; filament + -ous
Related forms
interfilamentous, adjective
nonfilamentous, adjective
unfilamentous, adjective
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