[frangk-lin-ee-uh] /fræŋkˈlɪn i ə/
a shrub or small tree, Franklinia alatamaha, of the tea family, originally native to the SE U.S. and now found only in cultivation, having glossy leaves and large, solitary white flowers.
[frangk-li-nahyt] /ˈfræŋk lɪˌnaɪt/ noun 1. a mineral of the spinel group, an oxide of zinc, manganese, and iron, occurring in black octahedral crystals or in masses: formerly mined for zinc. /ˈfræŋklɪˌnaɪt/ noun 1. a black mineral consisting of an oxide of iron, manganese, and zinc: a source of iron and zinc. Formula: (Fe,Mn,Zn) (Fe,Mn)2O4
- Franklin pierce
[peers] /pɪərs/ noun 1. Franklin, 1804–69, 14th president of the U.S. 1853–57. 2. John Robinson, 1910–2002, U.S. electrical engineer: helped develop communications satellites. 3. a male given name, form of . /pɪəs/ verb (mainly transitive) 1. to form or cut (a hole) in (something) with or as if with a sharp instrument 2. to thrust […]
noun 1. a town on W Long Island, in SE New York.
noun 1. a cast-iron stove having the general form of a fireplace with enclosed top, bottom, side, and back, the front being completely open or able to be closed by doors. 2. any of various fireplaces having a cast-iron top, back, and sides, with some provision for circulating air behind them in order to provide […]