[fawr-ley-dee, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌleɪ di, ˈfoʊr-/
noun, plural foreladies.
- Foreland basin
foreland basin (fôr’lənd) A low-lying region that is adjacent and parallel to a mountain belt formed as the result of the collision of tectonic plates. Foreland basins form when the lithosphere flexes downward in front of a mountain belt in response to the added load of thickened crust that results from the collision of the […]
[fawr-leg, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌlɛg, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. one of the front legs of a quadruped, an insect, etc. /ˈfɔːˌlɛɡ/ noun 1. either of the front legs of a horse, sheep, or other quadruped n. late 15c., from fore- + leg (n.).
[fawr-lim, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌlɪm, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a front of an animal. /ˈfɔːˌlɪm/ noun 1. either of the front or anterior limbs of a four-limbed vertebrate: a foreleg, flipper, or wing
[fawr-lok, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌlɒk, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. the lock of hair that grows from the fore part of the head. 2. (of a horse) a tuft of hair above or on the forehead. [fawr-lok, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌlɒk, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a pin or flat wedge passed through a hole near the end of a threadless bolt to […]