[fyoo-mar-ee-ey-shuh s] /fyuˌmær iˈeɪ ʃəs/
belonging to the plant family Fumariaceae.
[fyoo-mar-ik] /fyuˈmær ɪk/ adjective 1. of or derived from fumaric acid.
noun 1. a colorless, odorless, crystalline, slightly water-soluble solid, C 4 H 4 O 4 , isomeric with maleic acid, essential to cellular respiration in most eukaryotic organisms: used in the making of synthetic resins and as a replacement for tartaric acid in beverages and baking powders. /fjuːˈmærɪk/ noun 1. a colourless crystalline acid with […]
[fyoo-muh-rohl] /ˈfyu məˌroʊl/ noun 1. a hole in or near a volcano, from which vapor rises. /ˈfjuːməˌrəʊl/ noun 1. a vent in or near a volcano from which hot gases, esp steam, are emitted fumarole (fy’mə-rōl’) A vent in the surface of the Earth from which hot smoke and gases escape. Fumaroles are found on […]
[fyoo-muh-tawr-ee-uh m, -tohr-] /ˌfyu məˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-/ noun, plural fumatoria [fyoo-muh-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] /ˌfyu məˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-/ (Show IPA) 1. an airtight structure in which plants are fumigated to destroy fungi or insects. /ˌfjuːməˈtɔːrɪəm/ noun (pl) -riums, -ria (-rɪə) 1. an airtight chamber in which insects and fungi on organic matter or plants are […]