[foth -uh-ring-gey] /ˈfɒð ə rɪŋˌgeɪ/
a village in NE Northamptonshire, in E England, near Peterborough: Mary, Queen of Scots, imprisoned here and executed 1587.
a village in E England, in NE Northamptonshire: ruined castle, scene of the imprisonment and execution of Mary Queen of Scots (1587)
Related Terms photog noun A photographer: The Swedish fotogs were actually saving film (1913+)
[foo] /fu/ adjective, French. 1. crazy; foolish. [foo] /fu/ adjective, Scot. 1. . /fuː/ adjective (Scot) 1. full 2. drunk
[foo-koh] /fuˈkoʊ/ noun 1. Jean Bernard Léon [zhahn ber-nar ley-awn] /ʒɑ̃ bɛrˈnar leɪˈɔ̃/ (Show IPA), 1819–68, French physicist. 2. Michel [mee-shel] /miˈʃɛl/ (Show IPA), 1926–84, French philosopher. /French fuko/ noun 1. Jean Bernard Léon (ʒɑ̃ bɛrnar leɔ̃). 1819–68, French physicist. He determined the velocity of light and proved that light travels more slowly in water […]
noun, Physics. 1. a pendulum that demonstrates the rotation of the earth by exhibiting an apparent change in its plane of oscillation. Foucault pendulum A pendulum suspended from a long wire, set into motion, and sustained in motion over long periods. Due to the axial rotation of the earth, the plane of motion of the […]