II. WORDS RELATING TO SPACE

II. DIMENSIONS

2. LINEAR DIMENSIONS
Filament.

[Nouns] filament, line; fiber, fibril; funicle, vein; hair, capillament, cilium, tendril, gossamer; hair stroke; veinlet, venula, venule.

wire, string, thread, packthread, cotton, sewing silk, twine, twist, whipcord, tape, ribbon, cord, rope, yarn, hemp, oakum, jute.

strip, shred, slip, spill, list, band, fillet, fascia, ribbon, riband, roll, lath, splinter, shiver, shaving.

beard (roughness) [more]; ramification; strand.

[Adjectives] filamentous, filamentiferous, filaceous, filiform; fibrous, fibrillous; thread-like, wiry, stringy, ropy; capillary, capilliform; funicular, wire-drawn; anguilliform; flagelliform; hairy (rough) [more]; taeniate, taeniform, taenioid; venose, venous. [more]

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