Definition of Fibrose

1. to form fibrous tissue [v FIBROSED, FIBROSING, FIBROSES]



Medical Definition of Fibrose

1. To form fibrous tissue. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fibrose

fibronectinase
fibronectins
fibronection
fibroneuroma
fibropapilloma
fibroplasia
fibroplastic
fibroplate
fibropolypus
fibroreticular
fibroreticulate
fibros
fibrosarcoma
fibrosarcomas
fibrosarcomata
fibrose (current term)
fibrosed
fibroserous
fibroses
fibrosing
fibrosing adenomatosis
fibrosing adenosis
fibrosing alveolitis
fibrosing mediastinitis
fibrosis
fibrositic headache
fibrositis
fibrositises
fibrosity
fibrospongiae

Literary usage of Fibrose

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1. Timber: A Comprehensive Study of Wood in All Its Aspects, Commercial and by Paul Charpentier, Joseph Kennell, tr (1902)
"If cork is attacked by nitric acid, fibrose is not modified, ... As for fibrose, that can be dissolved, without coloration, in concentrated sulphuric acid. ..."

2. The Monthly Microscopical Journal: Transactions of the Royal Microscopical by Royal Microscopical Society (Great Britain) (1873)
"Fruit usually seated in the capitulum, peduncular leaves laxly imbricated, elongate oblong, acuminate, fibrose and with a few pores in the upper part. ..."

3. Flora Telluriana by Constantine Samuel Rafinesque (1836)
"... formed of concentric scales or coats, increasing from within, sending annual shoots, leaves and flowers from the centre. Roots fibrose dissimilar. 28. ..."

4. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1900)
"Spreading branches elongated, acuminate at the apex, with the cortical cells very fibrose and porose. Branch-leaves very large, longly ovate, ..."

5. Practical Guide for the Manufacture of Paper and Boards by Albert Prouteaux, Louis Sébastien Lenormand, Henry T. Brown (1866)
"... the other internal, supple, and fibrous, to which he has given the name of fibrose. In order to make wood paper, then, all that is necessary is to ..."

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