fimbria n : thin projections forming a fringe (especially around the ovarian end of the Fallopian tube) [also: fimbriae (pl)]
A fimbria (plural fimbriae) is a Latin word that literally means "fringe." It is commonly used in science and medicine, with its meaning depending on the field of study or the context. For example:
- Fimbria (Bivalve) a genus of clams.
fimbria in French: Fimbria
fimbria in Italian: Fimbria
fimbria in Polish: Fimbrie
fimbria in Chinese: 菌毛