[flaw-see, flos-ee] /ˈflɔ si, ˈflɒs i/
adjective, flossier, flossiest.
made of or resembling ; downy.
showily stylish; excessively ornamented or fancy.
adjective flossier, flossiest
consisting of or resembling floss
(US & Canadian, slang) (esp of dress) showy
“resembling floss,” 1839, from floss + -y (2).
Fancy; frilly; highfalutin: It may be highly important to know a flossy name for the boss (1890s+)
[floh-tij] /ˈfloʊ tɪdʒ/ noun 1. an act of floating. 2. the state of floating. 3. floating power; buoyancy. 4. anything that floats; flotsam. 5. the part of a ship above the water line. /ˈfləʊtɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act or state of floating; flotation 2. buoyancy; power or ability to float 3. objects or material that […]
- Flotation bags
plural noun 1. bags inflated to keep a spacecraft or helicopter afloat and upright when it lands in the sea
- Flotation method
flotation method n. Any of several procedures for concentrating helminth eggs, when the eggs are difficult to find in direct examination, by use of a liquid of sufficiently high specific gravity.
- Flotation tank
noun 1. an enclosed ventilated tank filled with a saline solution at body temperature, in which a person floats in darkness in order to relax or meditate noun a tank of salt water in which a person can float for deep relaxation