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French

Pronunciation: frĕnch
prop. a.1.Of or pertaining to France or its inhabitants.
French bean
(Bot.) the common kidney bean (Phaseolus vulgaris).
French berry
(Bot.) the berry of a species of buckthorn (Rhamnus catharticus), which affords a saffron, green or purple pigment.
French casement
(Arch.) See French window, under Window.
French chalk
(Min.) a variety of granular talc; - used for drawing lines on cloth, etc. See under Chalk.
French cowslip
(Bot.) The Primula Auricula. See Bear's-ear.
French fake
(Naut.) a mode of coiling a rope by running it backward and forward in parallel bends, so that it may run freely.
French honeysuckle
(Bot.) a plant of the genus Hedysarum (H. coronarium); - called also garland honeysuckle.
French horn
a metallic wind instrument, consisting of a long tube twisted into circular folds and gradually expanding from the mouthpiece to the end at which the sound issues; - called in France cor de chasse.
French leave
an informal, hasty, or secret departure; esp., the leaving a place without paying one's debts.
French pie
(Zool.) the European great spotted woodpecker (Dryobstes major); - called also wood pie.
French polish
a - A preparation for the surface of woodwork, consisting of gums dissolved in alcohol, either shellac alone, or shellac with other gums added.
b - The glossy surface produced by the application of the above.
French purple
a dyestuff obtained from lichens and used for coloring woolen and silken fabrics, without the aid of mordants.
French red
rouge.
- Ure.
French rice
amelcorn.
French roof
(Arch.) a modified form of mansard roof having a nearly flat deck for the upper slope.
French tub
a dyer's mixture of protochloride of tin and logwood; - called also plum tub.
French window
See under Window.
- Ure.
prop. n.1.The language spoken in France.
2.Collectively, the people of France.
Noun1.French - the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
2.French - the people of France
Synonyms: French people
3.French - United States sculptor who created the seated marble figure of Abraham Lincoln in the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C. (1850-1931)
Adj.1.French - of or pertaining to France or the people of France; "French cooking"; "a gallic shrug"
Synonyms: Gallic
France, French Republic, Gallic
Browse
freight liner
freight rate
freight terminal
freight train
Freightage
Freighter
Freightless
Freiherr
Frelte
Fremd
Fremescent
Fremitus
Fremont
Fremontia
Fremontodendron
Fren
-- French --
French Academy
French and Indian War
French bean
French berry
French blue
French bracken
French bread
French bulldog
French Canadian
French capital
French casement
French chalk
French Congo
French cowslip
French door
French dressing
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