fibrilla

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fibril

noun
A very fine continuous strand:
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At the leading edges, the bundles of fibrillae are evidently oriented along the direction of edge movement.
Even if collagen fibrillae were found the striation was less distinct than in control mice.
When swarming, individuals flew with their antennal fibrillae erect.
AD is a neurodegenerative disease - alterations in the brain caused by amyloid-beta-plaques, degeneration of fibrillae and a loss of synapses are held responsible for the characteristic symptoms.