[fen-l-flou-er] /ˈfɛn lˌflaʊ ər/
any of various plants belonging to the genus Nigella, of the buttercup family, especially N. sativa, the seeds of which are used, especially in the East, as a condiment and medicine.
the of this plant.
any of various Mediterranean ranunculaceous plants of the genus Nigella, having finely divided leaves and white, blue, or yellow flowers See also love-in-a-mist
[fen-fen] /ˈfɛnˌfɛn/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a drug that is a combination of fenfluramine and phentermine, formerly used in treating obesity but withdrawn from the market because of its potential to cause valvular heart disease. noun a former prescription diet drug of fenfluramine hydrochloride or dexfenfluramine combined with phentermine, and now banned; also called phen-fen Word […]
[fenz] /fɛnz/ noun 1. Also called Fenland. a marshy lowland region in E England, S of the Wash: partly drained and channeled since the 17th century. [fen] /fɛn/ noun 1. low land covered wholly or partially with water; boggy land; a marsh. 2. the Fens, a marshy region W and S of The Wash, in […]
[fen-ster] /ˈfɛn stər/ noun, Geology. 1. an erosional break in an overthrust rock sheet, exposing the rocks that underlie the sheet.
[fen-tuh-nil] /ˈfɛn tə nɪl/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a synthetic, short-acting narcotic analgesic and sedative, C 28 H 36 N 2 O 8 , used in combination with other drugs in anesthesia and in neuroleptanalgesia. /ˈfɛntəˌnaɪl/ noun 1. a narcotic drug used in medicine to relieve pain fentanyl fen·ta·nyl (fěn’tə-nĭl) n. A narcotic analgesic used in […]