folliculus fol·lic·u·lus (fə-lĭk’yə-ləs)
n. pl. fol·lic·u·li (-lī’)
[fol-ee] /ˈfɒl i/ noun, plural follies for 2–6. 1. the state or quality of being foolish; lack of understanding or sense. 2. a foolish action, practice, idea, etc.; absurdity: the folly of performing without a rehearsal. 3. a costly and foolish undertaking; unwise investment or expenditure. 4. Architecture. a whimsical or extravagant structure built to […]
[fol-is] /ˈfɒl ɪs/ noun, plural folles [fol-eez] /ˈfɒl iz/ (Show IPA) 1. a bag of copper or bronze coins with a fixed weight, used as money of account in the later Roman Empire. 2. a silver-plated copper coin of ancient Rome, first issued by Diocletian. 3. a copper coin of the Eastern Roman Empire, a.d. […]
follitropin fol·li·tro·pin (fŏl’ĭ-trō’pĭn) n. See follicle-stimulating hormone.
[fol-oh] /ˈfɒl oʊ/ verb (used with object) 1. to come after in sequence, order of time, etc.: The speech follows the dinner. 2. to go or come after; move behind in the same direction: Drive ahead, and I’ll follow you. 3. to accept as a guide or leader; accept the authority of or give allegiance […]