Definition of filament:
- component (part of speech: noun)
- filament (part of speech: noun)
If any part of Wesley's mission tended to modify or abolish slavery, then a devotion to freedom so constant and generous as Conway's should link their names by an irrefragable, however subtle, filament of common piety.- "London Films", W.D. Howells.
- "The Year When Stardust Fell", Raymond F. Jones.
The problem was to find a material for the filament which would give a bright light and which, would, at the same time, be durable, and with this end in view, hundreds and hundreds of different filaments were tried.- "American Men of Mind", Burton E. Stevenson.