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For other meanings of fiber/fibre please see Fiber (disambiguation).

Fiber (American English) or fibre (Commonwealth English) is a class of materials that are in discrete elongated pieces, similar to pieces of thread. Fibers are often used in the manufacture of other materials. They can be spun into thread or rope. They can be used as a component of composite materials. They can also be matted into sheets to make products such as paper or felt.

Fibers come from a wide variety of sources:

See also

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