[foo-jee] /ˈfu dʒi/ noun 1. a dormant volcano in central Japan, on Honshu island: highest mountain in Japan. 12,395 feet (3778 meters). /ˈfuːdʒɪ/ noun 1. Mount Fuji, an extinct volcano in central Japan, in S central Honshu: the highest mountain in Japan, famous for its symmetrical snow-capped cone. Height: 3776 m (12 388 ft) Also […]
[fy-jyahn] /ˈfüˈdʒyɑn/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a province in SE China, opposite Taiwan. 45,845 sq. mi. (118,739 sq. km). Capital: Fuzhou. /ˈfuːˈkjɛn/ noun 1. a province of SE China: mountainous and forested, drained chiefly by the Min River; noted for the production of flower-scented teas. Capital: Fuzhou. Pop: 34 880 000 (2003 est). Area: 123 000 […]
[foo-jee-sah-wuh; Japanese foo-jee-sah-wah] /ˌfu dʒiˈsɑ wə; Japanese ˈfu dʒiˈsɑ wɑ/ noun 1. a city on E Honshu, in Japan, S of Tokyo.
- Fujita scale
noun a classification system for the severity of a tornado based on the damage done; also called F-Scale Examples F0, or “light” (winds of 40-72 mph; some damage to chimneys, TV antennas, roof shingles, trees, signs, and windows), accounts for about 28% of all tornadoes. Word Origin named for the meteorologist Tetsuya Theodore Fujita