[fawr-in-flag, for-] /ˈfɔr ɪnˌflæg, ˈfɒr-/
(of a vessel or aircraft) having a registry under a nationality other than one’s own:
rivalry between U.S.-flag freighters and foreign-flag ships.
(especially of a ship) owned by a national of one country and registered under the maritime laws of another country:
Some foreign-flag vessels are actually owned by American shipping companies.
[fawr-uh-niz-uh m, for-] /ˈfɔr əˌnɪz əm, ˈfɒr-/ noun 1. a custom, mannerism, etc. 2. any trait, deviating from accepted speech standards, derived from a language. 3. imitation of anything . 4. a quality. /ˈfɒrɪˌnɪzəm/ noun 1. a custom, mannerism, idiom, etc, that is foreign 2. imitation of something foreign
- Foreign key
database A column in a database table containing values that are also found in some primary key column (of a different table). By extension, any reference to entities of a different type. Some RDBMSs allow a column to be explicitly labelled as a foreign key and only allow values to be inserted if they already […]
adjective See foreign language
noun 1. a military unit consisting of foreign volunteers in the service of a state. 2. (initial capital letters) a specialized military unit of the French army, consisting of volunteers of all nationalities assigned to military operations and duties outside France. noun 1. a body of foreign volunteers serving in an army, esp that of […]