[fyoo-suh-lahzh, -lij, -zuh-, fyoo-suh-lahzh, -zuh-] /ˈfyu səˌlɑʒ, -lɪdʒ, -zə-, ˌfyu səˈlɑʒ, -zə-/
the complete central structure to which the wing, tail surfaces, and engines are attached on an airplane.
the main body of an aircraft, excluding the wings, tailplane, and fin
1909, from French fuselage, from fuselé “spindle-shaped,” from Old French *fus “spindle,” from Latin fusus “spindle” (see fuse (n.)). So called from its shape.
[fyoo-zuh-lee] /ˈfyu zə li/ noun 1. (John) Henry (Johann Heinrich Füssli) 1741–1825, English painter, illustrator, and essayist; born in Switzerland. /ˈfjuːzəlɪ/ noun 1. Henry. original name Johann Heinrich Füssli. 1741–1825, British painter, born in Switzerland. His paintings include Nightmare (1782)
[fyoo-zuh l, -suh l] /ˈfyu zəl, -səl/ noun 1. a mixture consisting chiefly of amyl alcohols obtained as a by-product in the fermentation of grains. /ˈfjuːzəl/ noun 1. a mixture of amyl alcohols, propanol, and butanol: a by-product in the distillation of fermented liquors used as a source of amyl alcohols fusel oil (fy’zəl) An […]
[Chinese foo-shœ] /Chinese ˈfuˈʃœ/ noun 1. Wade-Giles. former name of . /ˈfuːˈʃiː/ noun 1. another name for Yanan
[fy-shyn] /ˈfüˈʃün/ noun, Pinyin, Wade-Giles. 1. a city in E Liaoning province, in NE China. /ˈfuːˈʃʌn/ noun 1. a city in NE China, in central Liaoning province near Shenyang: situated on one of the richest coalfields in the world; site of the largest thermal power plant in NE Asia. Pop: 1 425 000 (2005 est)