fiberize

[fahy-buh-rahyz]

verb (used with object), fi·ber·ized, fi·ber·iz·ing.

to break or crack into fibers.

Nearby words

  1. fiberboard,
  2. fibered,
  3. fiberfill,
  4. fiberglas,
  5. fiberglass,
  6. fiberoptic,
  7. fiberscope,
  8. fibiger,
  9. fibiger, johannes,
  10. fibonacci

Also especially British, fi·ber·ise.

Origin of fiberize

1930–35; fiber + -ize, after pulverize

Related formsfi·ber·iz·er, nounfi·ber·i·za·tion, noun

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