[free-nuh m] /ˈfri nəm/
noun, plural frena
[free-nuh] /ˈfri nə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy, Zoology.
a fold of membrane that checks or restrains the motion of a part, as the fold on the underside of the tongue.
noun (pl) -na (-nə)
a variant spelling (esp US) of fraenum
frenum fre·num (frē’nəm)
n. pl. fre·nums or fre·na (-nə)
frenal fre·nal (frē’nəl) adj. Relating to or characteristic of a frenum.
[free-neyt] /ˈfri neɪt/ adjective 1. having a frenum or frenulum.
[french] /frɛntʃ/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of France, its inhabitants, or their language, culture, etc.: French cooking. noun 2. the people of France and their direct descendants. 3. a Romance language spoken in France, parts of Belgium and Switzerland, and in areas colonized after 1500 by France. Abbreviation: F. verb (used with […]
noun 1. an association of 40 scholars and men and women of letters, established in 1635 by Cardinal Richelieu and devoted chiefly to preserving the purity of the French language and establishing standards of proper usage. noun 1. an association of 40 French scholars and writers, founded by Cardinal Richelieu in 1635, devoted chiefly to […]