[fer-uh-dok-sin] /ˌfɛr əˈdɒk sɪn/
any of a group of red-brown proteins containing iron and sulfur and acting as an electron carrier during photosynthesis, nitrogen fixation, or oxidation-reduction reactions.
an iron- and sulphur-containing protein found in plants and microorganisms and involved in photosynthesis and nitrogen fixation
ferredoxin fer·re·dox·in (fěr’ĭ-dŏk’sĭn)
A protein found in green plants, algae, and anaerobic bacteria, containing iron and labile sulfur in equal amounts, and functioning in electron transport reactions in biochemical processes, such as photosynthesis.
[fer-ee-uh s] /ˈfɛr i əs/ adjective 1. of, resembling, or containing iron: a ferreous alloy. /ˈfɛrɪəs/ adjective 1. containing or resembling iron: a ferreous alloy, a ferreous substance
[fer-re-raw] /fɛrˈrɛ rɔ/ noun 1. Guglielmo [goo-lyel-maw] /guˈlyɛl mɔ/ (Show IPA), 1871–1942, Italian historian and sociologist.
[fer-it] /ˈfɛr ɪt/ noun 1. a domesticated, usually red-eyed, and albinic variety of the polecat, used in Europe for driving rabbits and rats from their burrows. 2. . verb (used with object) 3. to drive out by using or as if using a ferret (often followed by out): to ferret rabbits from their burrows; to […]
noun 1. any of several small omnivores of the genus Melogale, of southern and eastern Asia, having a bushy tail and distinctive white or yellow markings on a black face. noun 1. any small badger of the genus Melogale, of SE Asia, resembling a ferret in appearance and smell