noun, plural fim·bri·ae [fim-bree-ee]. /ˈfɪm briˌi/.
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Origin of fimbria
OTHER WORDS FROM fimbriafim·bri·al, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for fimbria
Fimbria treated most cruelly all the people of Asia who had revolted from Rome or sided with Sulla.
One of the fimbriae, the Fimbria Ovarica, is longer than the others, and it forms a shallow gutter which extends to the ovary.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
The soldiers of Fimbria, with the most revolting faithlessness, revolted to Sulla, who was now master of Asia.The Comic History of Rome|Gilbert Abbott Becket
It was fear of Fimbria that made Mithridates more inclined to make a friend of Sulla.
Fimbria seeing that his soldiers had deserted him, and fearing Sulla's unforgiving temper, committed suicide in the camp.