the top side of a sheet of paper, the side against the felt rollers during manufacture, normally preferred for printing.
[fen-land, -luh nd] /ˈfɛnˌlænd, -lənd/ noun 1. a low area of marshy ground.
[fen-muh n] /ˈfɛn mən/ noun, plural fenmen. British. 1. a dweller in the Fens of England.
[fen-ek] /ˈfɛn ɛk/ noun 1. a small, pale yellowish-brown fox, Fennecus zerda, of northern Africa, having large, pointed ears. /ˈfɛnɛk/ noun 1. a very small nocturnal fox, Fennecus zerda, inhabiting deserts of N Africa and Arabia, having pale fur and enormous ears n. fox-like animal of Africa, 1790, from Arabic fenek, fanak “a name vaguely […]
[fen-l] /ˈfɛn l/ noun 1. a plant, Foeniculum vulgare, of the parsley family, having feathery leaves and umbels of small, yellow flowers. 2. Also, fennel seed. the aromatic fruits of this plant, used in cookery and medicine. 3. any of various more or less similar plants, as Ferula communis (giant fennel) a tall, ornamental plant. […]