a flap normally forming a part of the trailing edge of an airplane wing, capable of being moved backward and rotated downward in order to increase lift through increased camber and wing area.
- Fowler-nordheim tunnelling
electronics (US: “tunneling”) The quantum mechanical effect exploited in EAPROM and Flash Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory. It differs from Frenkel-Pool Tunnelling in that it does not rely on defects in the semiconductor. [More detail?] (2001-09-27)
/faʊlz/ noun 1. John (Martin). 1926–2005, British novelist. His books include The Collector (1963), The Magus (1966), The French Lieutenant’s Woman (1969), and The Tree (1991)
[foo-lyahng, foh-] /ˈfuˈlyɑŋ, ˈfoʊ-/ noun 1. Older Spelling. former name of . /ˈfuːˈljæŋ/ noun 1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Jingdezhen
[fou-ling] /ˈfaʊ lɪŋ/ noun 1. the practice or sport of shooting or snaring birds. [foul] /faʊl/ noun, plural fowls (especially collectively) fowl. 1. the domestic or barnyard hen or rooster; chicken. Compare . 2. any of several other, usually gallinaceous, birds that are barnyard, domesticated, or wild, as the duck, turkey, or pheasant. 3. (in […]