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filament

noun [C] uk   /ˈfɪl.ə.mənt/ us  
a thin thread or fibre of natural or artificial material: Toothbrushes should be replaced when the filaments become worn. glass/silk filaments a thin wire, especially one that lights up inside an electric light bulb : a tungsten filament
Translations of “filament”
in Spanish filamento…
in French filament…
in German der Faden…
in Chinese (Traditional) 細絲,細線, 長絲, (尤指電燈泡的)燈絲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 细丝,细线, 长丝, (尤指电灯泡的)灯丝…
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