Synonyms

1. fiber-optic_transmission_system

noun. a communication system using fiber optic cables.

Synonyms

  • communication equipment
  • fibre optic cable
  • fiber optic cable
  • fibre-optic transmission system
  • communication system

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Words that Rhyme with Bast Fiber

  • transcriber
  • subscriber
  • prescriber
  • strieber
  • streiber
  • scriber
  • treiber
  • shriber
  • shreiber
  • schriber
  • schreiber
  • kleiber
  • tiber
  • seiber
  • scheiber
  • reiber
  • hibor
  • fibre
  • cyber
  • biber

Example sentences of the word bast-fiber


1. Noun Phrase
Ret the hemp plant matter to loosen the outer bast fibers from the inner core.

2. Noun Phrase
Herbaceous bast fibers come from the inner stems of non-woody perennials.

3. Noun Phrase
Some banana plants and palms contain suitable petiole bast fiber.

2. fiber-optic

adjective. of or relating to fiber optics.

Synonyms

  • fibreoptic
  • fibre-optic

3. fiber

noun. ['ˈfaɪbɝ'] a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn.

Synonyms

  • fibril
  • ravelling
  • cellulose
  • material
  • optical fibre
  • man-made fiber
  • string
  • luffa
  • cantala
  • glass fibre
  • lint
  • byssus
  • oakum
  • spindle
  • bristle
  • loofah
  • loufah sponge
  • strand
  • raffia
  • nerve fibre
  • synthetic fiber
  • Cebu maguey
  • loofa
  • natural fiber
  • nerve fiber
  • optical fiber
  • fibre
  • natural fibre
  • raveling
  • filament
  • bassine
  • coir
  • beard
  • glass fiber
  • manila maguey

Antonyms

  • unstring
  • unfasten
  • take away
  • lack

Etymology

  • fibre (French)
  • fibre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. fiber

noun. ['ˈfaɪbɝ'] the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions.

Synonyms

  • fibre
  • responsibleness
  • responsibility
  • spirit
  • character
  • thoughtfulness
  • trait
  • personality

Antonyms

  • irresponsibleness
  • unthoughtfulness
  • empty
  • natural object

Etymology

  • fibre (French)
  • fibre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. fiber

noun. ['ˈfaɪbɝ'] any of several elongated, threadlike cells (especially a muscle fiber or a nerve fiber).

Synonyms

  • nerve fibre
  • muscle fibre
  • nerve fiber
  • cell
  • muscle cell
  • muscle fiber

Antonyms

  • unbodied
  • immateriality
  • incorporeality
  • insubstantial

Etymology

  • fibre (French)
  • fibre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. fiber

noun. ['ˈfaɪbɝ'] a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth.

Synonyms

  • fibre
  • vulcanized fiber
  • cloth
  • fabric
  • material

Antonyms

  • conductor
  • unclog
  • unstuff
  • pull

Etymology

  • fibre (French)
  • fibre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. fiber

noun. ['ˈfaɪbɝ'] coarse, indigestible plant food low in nutrients; its bulk stimulates intestinal peristalsis.

Synonyms

  • food product
  • bran
  • foodstuff

Antonyms

  • insubstantiality
  • unworldly
  • mental
  • disarrange

Etymology

  • fibre (French)
  • fibre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. bast

noun. ['ˈbæst'] (botany) tissue that conducts synthesized food substances (e.g., from leaves) to parts where needed; consists primarily of sieve tubes.

Synonyms

  • vascular tissue
  • sieve tube

9. bast

noun. ['ˈbæst'] strong woody fibers obtained especially from the phloem of from various plants.

Synonyms

  • natural fiber
  • bast fiber
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