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/frob/ 1. [MIT] The TMRC definition was “FROB = a protruding arm or trunnion”; by metaphoric extension, a “frob” is any random small thing; an object that you can comfortably hold in one hand; something you can frob (sense 2). See frobnitz. 2. Abbreviated form of frobnicate. 3. [MUD] A command on some MUDs that […]
[froh-bi-sher, frob-i-] /ˈfroʊ bɪ ʃər, ˈfrɒb ɪ-/ noun 1. Sir Martin, 1535?–94, English navigator and explorer. /ˈfrəʊbɪʃə/ noun 1. Sir Martin. ?1535–94, English navigator and explorer: made three unsuccessful voyages in search of the Northwest Passage (1576; 1577; 1578), visiting Labrador and Baffin Island