[ fim-bree-ey-shuhn ]

nounBotany, Zoology.
  1. fimbriate or fringed condition.

  2. a fringe or fringelike part.

Origin of fimbriation

First recorded in 1860–65, fimbriation is from the Medieval Latin word fimbriātiōn- (stem of fimbriātiō). See fimbriate, -ion

Words Nearby fimbriation Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023