[doh-bee] /ˈdoʊ bi/
(James) Frank, 1888–1964, U.S. folklorist, educator, and author.
- Franked investment income
noun 1. (formerly) dividends from one UK company received by another on which the paying company had paid corporation tax so that the receiving company had no corporation tax to pay: discontinued from 1999
noun 1. official mail sent by members of Congress, the vice president, and other authorized officials. Compare 1 (defs 6–9).
Slang. 1. Usually Disparaging. a combining form extracted from (the monster), used especially before a food, and meaning “genetically engineered”: Frankentomatoes; a Frankenfood. 2. this combining form used before something that is a hybrid of disparate parts, and meaning “strange or frightening”: a dangerous Frankenstorm; incredible Frankenpastries. -combining word Designating what is indicated as being […]
noun any genetically modified plant or animal foodstuff Examples Frankenfood may be dangerous to your health. Word Origin genetically modified food is considered scary, as was Frankenstein