- n a very slender natural or synthetic fiber
- n the stalk of a stamen
- n a threadlike structure (as a chainlike series of cells)
- n a thin wire (usually tungsten) that is heated white hot by the passage of an electric current
- When electricity runs through the filament, the bulb glows.
- Which of these gadgets was NOT invented by Thomas Edison: Light bulb filament Movie camera Telegraph Taxi meter.
- The Corrections: The Corrections does not 'solve' the mystery of family life, but it renders its mysteries with the fine filament and moral nuance they require.
- Stefano in innovations report
The qualification of the P80 motor is a cornerstone. It is the biggest mono-segment, filament-wound-case solid-fuel rocket motor ever developed and this takes us a step closer to the Vega maiden flight,said Stefano Bianchi, ESA's Head of the...