[fruhs-tuh m] /ˈfrʌs təm/
noun, plural frustums, frusta
[fruhs-tuh] /ˈfrʌs tə/ (Show IPA). Geometry.
the part of a conical solid left after cutting off a top portion with a plane parallel to the base.
the part of a solid, as a cone or pyramid, between two usually parallel cutting planes.
noun (pl) -tums, -ta (-tə)
(architect) a single drum of a column or a single stone used to construct a pier
1650s, from Latin frustum “piece broken off,” from PIE *bhrus-to-, from root *bhreu- “to cut, break up.”
[froo-ti-kohs] /ˈfru tɪˌkoʊs/ adjective 1. having the form of a shrub; shrublike. 2. Botany, Mycology. having branched stalks, as certain lichens. Compare , .
[froo-tes-uh nt] /fruˈtɛs ənt/ adjective, Botany. 1. tending to be shrublike; shrubby. /fruːˈtɛsənt/ adjective 1. having the appearance or habit of a shrub; shrubby
1. . freeway
[frahy] /fraɪ/ verb (used with object), fried, frying. 1. to cook in a pan or on a griddle over direct heat, usually in fat or oil. 2. Slang. to execute by electrocution in an electric chair. verb (used without object), fried, frying. 3. to undergo cooking in fat or oil. 4. Slang. to die by […]