[flok-suh-ley-shuh n] /ˌflɒk səˈleɪ ʃən/
a delirious picking of the bedclothes by the patient, as in certain fevers.
floccillation floc·cil·la·tion (flŏk’sə-lā’shən)
An aimless plucking at the bedclothes occurring especially in the delirium of a fever.
[flok] /flɒk/ noun 1. Also, flock. a tuftlike mass, as in a chemical precipitate. verb (used with or without object), flocced, floccing. 2. to amass or collect into flocs. /flɒk/ noun 1. another word for floccule n. 1921, diminutive of flocculus (see flocculate).
[flop-uh-roo] /ˌflɒp əˈru/ noun, plural flopperoos. Slang. 1. (def 11). noun A particularly spectacular failure; flop:three subdivisions: flop, flopperoo, and kerplunk (1931+)
noun 1. Computers. a thin plastic disk coated with magnetic material, on which computer data and programs can be stored for later retrieval. noun 1. a flexible removable magnetic disk that stores information and can be used to store data for use in a microprocessor Also called diskette, flexible disk floppy disk (flŏp’pē) A flexible […]
- Floppy disk drive