foot-pound-second system n.
Abbr. fps system, f.p.s. system
The British, Canadian, or U.S. system of units based on the foot, the pound, and the second as the fundamental units of length, mass, and time.
- Foot presentation
foot presentation n. See footling presentation.
[foo t-print] /ˈfʊtˌprɪnt/ noun 1. a mark left by the shod or unshod foot, as in earth or sand. 2. an impression of the sole of a person’s foot, especially one taken for purposes of identification. 3. Informal. the track of a tire, especially on wet pavement. 4. a unique set of characteristics, actions, etc., […]
- Footprints on the sands of time
A phrase from a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, describing the mark that great individuals leave on history.
- Foot process
foot process n. See pedicel.