FTA-ABS test (ěf’tē-ā’ā’bē-ěs’)
See fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test.
- Fuel poverty
noun 1. the state of being unable to afford to heat one’s home adequately
noun, Energy. 1. nuclear fuel contained in a long thin-walled tube, an array of such tubes forming the core of a nuclear reactor. noun 1. a long tube, often made of a zirconium alloy and containing uranium-oxide pellets, that is stacked in bundles of about 200 to provide the fuel in certain types of nuclear […]
[fwen-teys; Spanish fwen-tes] /ˈfwɛn teɪs; Spanish ˈfwɛn tɛs/ noun 1. Carlos, 1928–2012, Mexican writer and diplomat. /ˈfwɛnteɪs/ noun 1. Carlos. 1928–2012, Mexican novelist and writer. His novels include A Change of Skin (1967), Terra Nostra (1975), and Cristóbal Nonato (1987)
[fyoo r-teez, -tees, fyoo-er-] /ˈfyʊər tiz, -tis, ˈfyu ər-/ noun 1. Louis Agassiz [ag-uh-see] /ˈæg ə si/ (Show IPA), 1874–1927, U.S. painter and naturalist.