the theory that the lower incidence of heart disease in Mediterranean countries compared to that in the US is a consequence of the larger intake of flavonoids from red wine in these countries
noun 1. fine, rich, or fancy dessert pastry, especially made from puff paste and filled with cream or fruit preparations. noun 1. a rich pastry made esp from puff pastry and filled with cream, fruit, etc
noun, Music. 1. . noun, Music. 1. a standard of pitch in which A above middle C is established at 435 vibrations per second.
- French pleat
noun 1. a woman’s hair style with the hair gathered at the back into a cylindrical roll
[french-pol-ish] /ˈfrɛntʃˈpɒl ɪʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to finish or treat (a piece of furniture) with French polish. noun 1. a furniture finish, consisting of shellac dissolved in spirits. verb 1. to treat with French polish or give a French polish (to) noun 1. a varnish for wood consisting of shellac dissolved in alcohol […]