a low-growing woodland plant, Maianthemum canadense, of the lily family, native to northeastern North America, having a cluster of small white flowers.
[fawls] /fɔls/ adjective, falser, falsest. 1. not true or correct; erroneous: a false statement. 2. uttering or declaring what is untrue: a false witness. 3. not faithful or loyal; treacherous: a false friend. 4. tending to deceive or mislead; deceptive: a false impression. 5. not genuine; counterfeit. 6. based on mistaken, erroneous, or inconsistent impressions, […]
- False membrane
false membrane n. A thick, tough, fibrinous exudate formed on the surface of a mucous membrane or the skin. Also called croupous membrane, neomembrane, plica, pseudomembrane.
- False-memory syndrome
[fawls-mem-uh-ree] /ˈfɔlsˈmɛm ə ri/ noun 1. a psychological condition in which a person believes that he or she remembers events that have not actually occurred.
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. Also called false mildew. any fungus of the family Peronosporaceae, causing many plant diseases and producing a white, downy mass of conidiophores, usually on the under surface of the leaves of the host plant. 2. Plant Pathology. a disease of plants, characterized by mildewed, distorted, and yellowed foliage, caused […]