[fahyuh r-weed] /ˈfaɪərˌwid/
any of various plants appearing in recently burned clearings, as the willow herb, Epilobium angustifolium.
any of various plants that appear as first vegetation in burnt-over areas, esp rosebay willowherb
Also called pilewort. a weedy North American plant, Erechtites hieracifolia, having small white or greenish flowers: family Asteraceae (composites)
an Australian rainforest tree, Stenocarpus sinuatus, having whorls of bright red flowers
/ˈfaɪəˌwaɪə/ noun 1. trademark (computing) a proprietary name for the internationally agreed standard IEEE1394, a high-performance interface which allows for the connection of peripherals such as modems, printers, and mass storage devices High Performance Serial Bus
[fahyuh r-wurk] /ˈfaɪərˌwɜrk/ noun 1. Often, fireworks. a combustible or explosive device for producing a striking display of light or a loud noise, used for signaling or as part of a celebration. 2. fireworks. /ˈfaɪəˌwɜːk/ noun 1. a device, such as a Catherine wheel, Roman candle, or rocket, in which combustible materials are ignited and […]
[fahyuh r-woo d] /ˈfaɪərˌwʊd/ noun 1. wood suitable for fuel. n. late 14c., from fire (n.) + wood (n.).
[fahyuh r-wurk] /ˈfaɪərˌwɜrk/ noun 1. Often, fireworks. a combustible or explosive device for producing a striking display of light or a loud noise, used for signaling or as part of a celebration. 2. fireworks. /ˈfaɪəˌwɜːks/ plural noun 1. a show in which large numbers of fireworks are let off simultaneously 2. (informal) an exciting or […]
- Fireworks mode
The mode a machine is sometimes said to be in when it is performing a crash and burn operation. [Jargon File]