[flaw-see, flos-ee] /ˈflɔ si, ˈflɒs i/
a female given name, form of .
Fancy; frilly; highfalutin: It may be highly important to know a flossy name for the boss (1890s+)
[flaw-see, flos-ee] /ˈflɔ si, ˈflɒs i/ adjective, flossier, flossiest. 1. made of or resembling ; downy. 2. showily stylish; excessively ornamented or fancy. /ˈflɒsɪ/ adjective flossier, flossiest 1. consisting of or resembling floss 2. (US & Canadian, slang) (esp of dress) showy adj. “resembling floss,” 1839, from floss + -y (2). adjective Fancy; frilly; highfalutin: […]
[floh-tij] /ˈfloʊ tɪdʒ/ noun 1. an act of floating. 2. the state of floating. 3. floating power; buoyancy. 4. anything that floats; flotsam. 5. the part of a ship above the water line. /ˈfləʊtɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act or state of floating; flotation 2. buoyancy; power or ability to float 3. objects or material that […]
- Flotation bags
plural noun 1. bags inflated to keep a spacecraft or helicopter afloat and upright when it lands in the sea
- Flotation method
flotation method n. Any of several procedures for concentrating helminth eggs, when the eggs are difficult to find in direct examination, by use of a liquid of sufficiently high specific gravity.