Etymology
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fibre (n.)

chiefly British English spelling of fiber (q.v.); for spelling, see -re.

updated on January 10, 2013

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Definitions of fibre from WordNet

fibre (n.)
a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn;
Synonyms: fiber
fibre (n.)
any of several elongated, threadlike cells (especially a muscle fiber or a nerve fiber);
Synonyms: fiber
fibre (n.)
the inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions; "education has for its object the formation of character"- Herbert Spencer;
Synonyms: character / fiber
fibre (n.)
a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth;
Synonyms: fiber / vulcanized fiber
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