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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fil·a·ment /ˈfɪləmənt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 fil·a·ment /ˈfɪləmənt/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fil·a·ment n.  A thread or threadlike object or appendage; a fiber; esp. Bot., the threadlike part of the stamen supporting the anther.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a very slender natural or synthetic fiber [syn: fibril, strand]
      2: the stalk of a stamen
      3: a threadlike anatomical structure or chainlike series of
         cells [syn: filum]
      4: a thin wire (usually tungsten) that is heated white hot by
         the passage of an electric current