[fahr-in-fruh-red] /ˈfɑr ɪn frəˈrɛd/
the longer wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation in the infrared region of the spectrum, beyond the red end of the visible spectrum, from 50 to 1000 micrometers.
Infrared electromagnetic radiation of very long wavelengths, in the range of 2-50 microns. It is used in medicine to provide a penetrating heat to the body. Also called far-red radiation.
[fair] /fɛər/ noun 1. the price of conveyance or passage in a bus, train, airplane, or other vehicle. 2. a person or persons who pay to be conveyed in a vehicle; paying passenger. 3. a person who hires a public vehicle and its driver. 4. food; diet: hearty fare. 5. something offered to the public, […]
[far-uh-nohs] /ˈfær əˌnoʊs/ adjective 1. yielding farina. 2. resembling farina; farinaceous. 3. covered with a mealy powder. /ˈfærɪˌnəʊs; -ˌnəʊz/ adjective 1. similar to or yielding farina 2. (botany) covered with very short hairs resembling a whitish mealy dust
[fahr-kuh l-ber-ee] /ˈfɑr kəlˌbɛr i/ noun, plural farkleberries. 1. a shrub or small tree, Vaccinium arboreum, of the heath family, native to the southern U.S., bearing small, waxy, white flowers and black, many-seeded berries.
jargon /far’kld/ (From DeVry Institute of Technology, Atlanta) A synonym for hosed. Possibly related to Yiddish “farblondjet” and/or the “Farkle Family” skits on Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In. [Jargon File] (1998-09-07)