[fuh-rahr-oh] /fəˈrɑr oʊ/
Geraldine Anne (“Gerry”) 1935–2011, U.S. politician: congresswoman 1978–84; first woman chosen as the vice-presidential nominee of a major political party 1984.
[fer-eyt] /ˈfɛr eɪt/ noun, Chemistry. 1. a salt of the hypothetical ferric acid, H 2 FeO 4 . /ˈfɛreɪt/ noun 1. a salt containing the divalent ion, FeO42–. Ferrates are derivatives of the hypothetical acid H2FeO4 ferrate (fěr’āt’) A compound containing ferric oxide and another oxide. Ferrates are stable only in strongly alkaline conditions and […]
[fer-uh-dok-sin] /ˌfɛr əˈdɒk sɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of a group of red-brown proteins containing iron and sulfur and acting as an electron carrier during photosynthesis, nitrogen fixation, or oxidation-reduction reactions. /ˌfɛrɪˈdɒksɪn/ noun 1. an iron- and sulphur-containing protein found in plants and microorganisms and involved in photosynthesis and nitrogen fixation ferredoxin fer·re·dox·in (fěr’ĭ-dŏk’sĭn) n. […]
[fer-ee-uh s] /ˈfɛr i əs/ adjective 1. of, resembling, or containing iron: a ferreous alloy. /ˈfɛrɪəs/ adjective 1. containing or resembling iron: a ferreous alloy, a ferreous substance
[fer-re-raw] /fɛrˈrɛ rɔ/ noun 1. Guglielmo [goo-lyel-maw] /guˈlyɛl mɔ/ (Show IPA), 1871–1942, Italian historian and sociologist.