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|Noun||1.||glass fiber - a very thin fiber made of glass that functions as a waveguide for light; used in bundles to transmit images|
fiber optic cable, fibre optic cable - a cable made of optical fibers that can transmit large amounts of information at the speed of light
fiberscope - a flexible medical instrument involving fiber optics that is used to examine internal organs