[foo-kah-huh] /fuˈkɑ hə/
plural of .
noun, plural faqihs, fuqahaʾ
[foo-kah-hah] /fuˈkɑ hɑ/ (Show IPA). Islam.
an Islamic religious lawyer.
[fur] /fɜr/ noun 1. the fine, soft, thick, hairy coat of the skin of a mammal. 2. the skin of certain animals, as the sable, ermine, or beaver, covered with such a coat, used for lining, trimming, or making garments. 3. a garment made of fur. 4. any coating resembling or suggesting fur, as certain […]
/fjʊəˈrældəˌhaɪd/ noun 1. either of two aldehydes derived from furan, esp 2-furaldehyde See furfuraldehyde
[fyoo r-an, fyoo-ran] /ˈfyʊər æn, fyʊˈræn/ noun 1. a colorless, liquid, unsaturated, five-membered heterocyclic compound, C 4 H 4 O, obtained from furfural: used chiefly in organic synthesis. /ˈfjʊəræn; fjʊəˈræn/ noun 1. a colourless flammable toxic liquid heterocyclic compound, used in the manufacture of cotton textiles and in the synthesis of nylon. Formula: C4H4O Also […]
furanose fu·ra·nose (fyur’ə-nōs’) n. A sugar having a cyclic structure resembling that of furan. furanose (fyr’ə-nōs’) Any of a class of simple sugars (monosaccharides) that has a ring containing four carbon atoms and one oxygen atom (a furan ring). Fructose and ribose are furanoses.