[frangk-nis] /ˈfræŋk nɪs/
plainness of speech; candor; openness.
1550s, from frank (adj.) + -ness.
[frangk-plej] /ˈfræŋkˌplɛdʒ/ noun, Old English Law. 1. a system of dividing a community into tithings or groups of ten men, each member of which was responsible for the conduct of the other members of his group and for the assurance that a member charged with a breach of the law would be produced at court. […]
- Frank slaughter
[slaw-ter] /ˈslɔ tər/ noun 1. Frank, 1908–2001, U.S. novelist and physician. /ˈslɔːtə/ noun 1. the killing of animals, esp for food 2. the savage killing of a person 3. the indiscriminate or brutal killing of large numbers of people, as in war; massacre 4. (informal) a resounding defeat verb (transitive) 5. to kill (animals), esp […]
- Frank-starling curve
Frank-Starling curve (frängk’-) n. See Starling’s curve.
[frangks] /fræŋks/ noun 1. a mountain in NW Wyoming: highest peak in the Absaroka Range of the Rocky Mountains. 13,153 feet (4009 meters).