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A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
But this paper was a very tough, fibrous substance, and would resist quite a heavy blow as well as keep out the cold.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
“Fibrous” applies metaphorically to mental qualities; it means strong, sinewy—high talents, just below genius.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The essential point in which it differs from any other known mineral consists in its being at once fibrous and textile.
ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
Even slight familiarity with the microscopic structure of vegetable tissue will prevent the chagrin of such errors.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
At Rockhausen, not far from Erfurth, in Prussia, there fell a great quantity of a fibrous matter resembling human hair.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The larger ropes used by them, two inches in diameter, were made from the fibrous roots of the spruce.
THE WONDER BOOK OF KNOWLEDGEVARIOUS
They robed her in white with a thin lining-edge of crimson, and threw over her shining hair a veil of tissue.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
Harkness was examining their ship, where shreds of filmy, fibrous material still clung, when Chet spoke.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, MAY, 1931VARIOUS
There are acids that completely dissolve bone tissue and even clothing but circumstances usually reveal these crimes.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS

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