a body of book publishers, news media, etc., not controlled or restricted by government censorship in political or ideological matters.
[free-er] /ˈfri ər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . [free-er] /ˈfri ər/ adjective 1. comparative of . [free] /fri/ adjective, freer, freest. 1. enjoying personal rights or liberty, as a person who is not in slavery: a land of free people. 2. pertaining to or reserved for those who enjoy personal liberty: They […]
noun, Chemistry, Biochemistry. 1. an atom or molecule that bears an unpaired electron and is extremely reactive, capable of engaging in rapid chain reactions that destabilize other molecules and generate many more free radicals: in the body, deactivated by antioxidants, uric acid, and certain enzyme activities. noun 1. an atom or group of atoms containing […]
[free-reynj] /ˈfriˌreɪndʒ/ adjective 1. (of livestock and domestic poultry) permitted to graze or forage for grain, etc., rather than being confined to a feedlot or a small enclosure: a free-range pig. 2. of, relating to, or produced by free-range animals: free-range eggs. adjective 1. (mainly Brit) kept or produced in natural nonintensive conditions: free-range hens, […]
noun, Nautical. 1. sailing on a free reach.