1. A single elongated piece of given material, roughly rounded in cross-section, often twisted with other fibers to form thread. Cotton is a valuable fiber crop.
2. A material in the form of fibers. The shirt was made from cotton fibers.
3. Dietary fiber. Fresh vegetables are a good source of fiber.
4. Moral strength and resolve. The ordeal was a test of everyone's fiber.

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