Fibre vs Xiphihumeralis - What's the difference?

fibre | xiphihumeralis |


As a verb fibre

is .

As an adjective fibre

is fibrous.

As a noun xiphihumeralis is

a long, flat strip of pectoral muscle comprising a band of parallel fibres, found in felines.

fibre

English

(wikipedia fibre)

Alternative forms

* fiber (US)

Noun

  • (en noun) (British, Canada, Australia, Ireland, NZ, South Africa)
  • (senseid)(countable) A single piece of a given material, elongated and roughly round in cross-section, often twisted with other fibres to form thread.
  • The microscope showed several different fibres stuck to the sole of the shoe.
  • (senseid)(uncountable) Material in the form of fibres.
  • The cloth was made from strange, somewhat rough fibre .
  • Dietary fibre.
  • ''Fresh vegetables are a good source of fibre .
  • Moral strength and resolve.
  • The ordeal was a test of everyone’s fibre .
  • (mathematics) The preimage of a given point in the range of a map.
  • Under this map, any two values in the fibre of a given point on the circle differ by 2π
  • (computing) A kind of lightweight thread of execution.
  • Anagrams

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    xiphihumeralis

    English

    Noun

    (es)
  • A long, flat strip of pectoral muscle comprising a band of parallel fibres, found in felines.
  • * {{quote-book
  • , passage=The tendon of the xiphihumeralis is also connected with its inner surface near its insertion. , page=147 , title=Anatomy of the cat (2nd edition) , author=Jacob Ellsworth Reighard, Herbert Spencer Jennings , publisher=H. Holt and Company , year=1901}}
  • * {{quote-book
  • , passage=The xiphihumeralis' muscle (M. '''xiphihumeralis''') is the fourth muscle [sic] the pectoralis group. It ''originates'' from the xiphoid process of the sternum and ''inserts'' on the humerus (hence the name ' xiphihumeralis ). , page=144 , title=Laboratory manual for comparative veterinary anatomy and physiology , author=Phillip E. Cochran , publisher=Cengage Learning , year=2003 , isbn=0766861856}}