a variety of fennel, Foeniculum vulgare azoricum, having enlarged leaf bases, which are blanched and used especially as an ingredient in salads.
another name for finocchio
noun 1. a round bottle having a flat bottom and long neck, for use in laboratories. noun 1. a round flat-bottomed glass flask with a long neck, used in chemical experiments
- Florence nightingale
[nahyt-n-geyl, nahy-ting-] /ˈnaɪt nˌgeɪl, ˈnaɪ tɪŋ-/ noun 1. Florence (“the Lady with the Lamp”) 1820–1910, English nurse: reformer of hospital conditions and procedures; reorganizer of nurse’s training programs. /ˈnaɪtɪŋˌɡeɪl/ noun 1. a brownish European songbird, Luscinia megarhynchos, with a broad reddish-brown tail: well known for its musical song, usually heard at night 2. any of […]
[flaw-ren-see-oh vuh-rel-uh; Spanish flaw-ren-syaw vah-re-lah] /flɔˈrɛn si oʊ vəˈrɛl ə; Spanish flɔˈrɛn syɔ vɑˈrɛ lɑ/ noun 1. a city in E Argentina, near Buenos Aires.
[flawr-uh n-teen, -tahyn, flor-] /ˈflɔr ənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn, ˈflɒr-/ adjective 1. of or relating to Florence, Italy: the Florentine poets of the 14th century. 2. pertaining to or designating the style of art developed in Florence during the late 13th to 15th centuries. 3. (of food) served or prepared with spinach: eggs Florentine. noun 4. a […]