noun (pl) -ulae (-jʊliː), -ules
the flora of a small single environment
a fossil flower found in a single stratum or in several thin adjacent strata
[flawr-ee, flohr-ee] /ˈflɔr i, ˈfloʊr i/ adjective, Heraldry. 1. . [flawr-ee, flohr-ee] /ˈflɔr i, ˈfloʊr i/ noun 1. Paul John, 1910–85, U.S. chemist: pioneer in research on polymers; Nobel Prize 1974. /ˈflɔːrɪ/ adjective 1. (usually postpositive) (heraldry) containing a fleur-de-lys
noun, Metallurgy. 1. a hole in a puddling furnace for the removal of ash or slag.
[flaw-see, flos-ee] /ˈflɔ si, ˈflɒs i/ noun 1. a female given name, form of . adjective Fancy; frilly; highfalutin: It may be highly important to know a flossy name for the boss (1890s+)
[flaw-see, flos-ee] /ˈflɔ si, ˈflɒs i/ adjective, flossier, flossiest. 1. made of or resembling ; downy. 2. showily stylish; excessively ornamented or fancy. /ˈflɒsɪ/ adjective flossier, flossiest 1. consisting of or resembling floss 2. (US & Canadian, slang) (esp of dress) showy adj. “resembling floss,” 1839, from floss + -y (2). adjective Fancy; frilly; highfalutin: […]