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F "F" ([e^]f). 1. F is the sixth letter of the English alphabet, and a nonvocal consonant. Its form and sound are from the Latin. The Latin borrowed the form from the Greek More…
F aquila
Frigate "Frig"ate", n. [F. fr['e]gate, It. fregata, prob. contracted fr. L. fabricata something constructed or built. See .] 1. Originally, a vessel of the Mediterranean More…
F Carica
Ficus "Fi"cus", n. [L., a fig.] A genus of trees or shrubs, one species of which ({F. Carica}) produces the figs of commerce; the fig tree. Note: is the More…
F Carica
Fig "Fig" (f[i^]g), n. [F. figue the fruit of the tree, Pr. figa, fr. L. ficus fig tree, fig. Cf. .] 1. (Bot.) A small fruit tree () with large leaves, known from More…
F catenatus
Studfish "Stud"fish`", n. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of small American minnows of the genus , as {F. catenatus}.
F clef
F "F" ([e^]f). 1. F is the sixth letter of the English alphabet, and a nonvocal consonant. Its form and sound are from the Latin. The Latin borrowed the form from the Greek More…
F elastica
Ficus "Fi"cus", n. [L., a fig.] A genus of trees or shrubs, one species of which ({F. Carica}) produces the figs of commerce; the fig tree. Note: is the More…
F elatior
Fescue "Fes"cue" (f[e^]s"k[-u]), n. [OE. festu, OF. festu, F. f['e]tu, fr. L. festuca stalk, straw.] 1. A straw, wire, stick, etc., used chiefly to point out letters to More…
F longipes
Fidia "Fid"i*a", n. [NL., prob. fr. L. fidus trusty.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of small beetles, of which one species (the grapevine Fidia, {F. longipes}) is very injurious to More…
F Meleagris
Fritillaria "Frit"il*la`ri*a", n. [NL., fr. L. fritillus dicebox: cf. F. fritillaire. So named from the checkered markings of the petals.] (Bot.) A genus of liliaceous plants, More…
F officinalis
Fumitory "Fu"mi*to*ry", n. [OE. fumetere, F. fumeterre, prop., smoke of the ground, fr. L. fumus smoke + terra earth. See , and .] (Bot.) The common uame of several species More…
F religiosa
Ficus "Fi"cus", n. [L., a fig.] A genus of trees or shrubs, one species of which ({F. Carica}) produces the figs of commerce; the fig tree. Note: is the More…
F vesca
Strawberry "Straw"ber*ry", n. [AS. stre['a]wberige; stre['a]w straw + berie berry; perhaps from the resemblance of the runners of the plant to straws.] (Bot.) A fragrant edible More…
F vulgaris
Francolin "Fran"co*lin", n. [F.; cf. It. francolino, Sp. francolin.] (Zo["o]l.) A spurred partidge of the genus and allied genera, of Asia and Africa. The common species More…
Fa
Fa "Fa" (f[aum]), n. [It.] (Mus.) (a) A syllable applied to the fourth tone of the diatonic scale in solmization. (b) The tone F.
fab
fab "fab" adj. [shortened form of .] extremely pleasing. [Colloq.] Syn: fabulous. [WordNet 1.5]
Faba vulgaris
Horse "Horse" (h[^o]rs), n. [AS. hors; akin to OS. hros, D. & OHG. ros, G. ross, Icel. hross; and perh. to L. currere to run, E. course, current Cf. .] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A More…
Faba vulgaris
Bean "Bean" (b[=e]n), n. [OE. bene, AS. be['a]n; akin to D. boon, G. bohne, OHG. p[=o]na, Icel. baun, Dan. b["o]nne, Sw. b["o]na, and perh. to Russ. bob, L. faba.] 1. More…
Fabaceae
Fabaceae "Fabaceae" n. a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies ; ; . Syn: Leguminosae, family , More…
Fabaceous
Fabaceous "Fa*ba"ceous" (f[.a]*b[=a]"sh[u^]s), a. [L. fabaceus, fr. faba bean.] Having the nature of a bean; like a bean.
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