[faw-kair-ee-uh] /fɔˈkɛər i ə/
any succulent plant of the genus Faucaria, comprising several species native to southern Africa and having solitary yellow or white flowers.
[faw-sit] /ˈfɔ sɪt/ noun 1. any device for controlling the flow of liquid from a pipe or the like by opening or closing an orifice; tap; cock. /ˈfɔːsɪt/ noun 1. a tap fitted to a barrel 2. (US & Canadian) a valve by which a fluid flow from a pipe can be controlled by opening […]
[foh-shahr; French foh-shar] /foʊˈʃɑr; French foʊˈʃar/ noun, plural fauchards [foh-shahrz; French foh-shar] /foʊˈʃɑrz; French foʊˈʃar/ (Show IPA) 1. a shafted weapon having a knifelike blade with a convex cutting edge and a beak on the back for catching the blade of an aggressor’s weapon.
[faw-seez] /ˈfɔ siz/ noun, plural fauces. 1. Anatomy. the cavity at the back of the mouth, leading into the pharynx. 2. a vestibule of an ancient Roman house. /ˈfɔːsiːz/ noun (pl) -ces 1. (anatomy) the area between the cavity of the mouth and the pharynx, including the surrounding tissues faucial fau·cial (fô’shəl) or fau·cal (-kəl) […]
- Faucial tonsil
faucial tonsil n. See tonsil.