[frang-koh; Spanish frahng-kaw] /ˈfræŋ koʊ; Spanish ˈfrɑŋ kɔ/
Francisco (Francisco Paulino Hermenegildo Teódulo Franco-Bahamonde”El Caudillo”) 1892–1975, Spanish military leader and dictator: chief of state 1939–47; regent of the kingdom of Spain 1947–75.
/ˈfræŋkəʊ; Spanish ˈfraŋko/
Francisco (franˈθisko), called el Caudillo. 1892–1975, Spanish general and statesman; head of state (1939–1975). He was commander-in-chief of the Falangists in the Spanish Civil War (1936–39), defeating the republican government and establishing a dictatorship (1939). He kept Spain neutral in World War II
- Francisco pizarro
[pi-zahr-oh; Spanish pee-thahr-raw, -sahr-] /pɪˈzɑr oʊ; Spanish piˈθɑr rɔ, -ˈsɑr-/ noun 1. Francisco [fran-sis-koh;; Spanish frahn-thees-kaw,, -sees-] /frænˈsɪs koʊ;; Spanish frɑnˈθis kɔ,, -ˈsis-/ (Show IPA), c1470–1541, Spanish conqueror of Peru. /pɪˈzɑːrəʊ; Spanish piˈθarrɔ/ noun 1. Francisco (franˈθisko). ?1475–1541, Spanish conqueror of Peru. He landed in Peru (1532), murdered the Inca King Atahualpa (1533), and founded […]
- Francisco vasquez de coronado
[kawr-uh-nah-doh, kor-; for 1 also Spanish kaw-raw-nah-th aw] /ˌkɔr əˈnɑ doʊ, ˌkɒr-; for 1 also Spanish ˌkɔ rɔˈnɑ ðɔ/ noun 1. Francisco Vásquez de [frahn-thees-kaw bahs-keth th e,, frahn-sees-kaw bahs-kes] /frɑnˈθis kɔ ˈbɑs kɛθ ðɛ,, frɑnˈsis kɔ ˈbɑs kɛs/ (Show IPA), 1510–54? Spanish explorer in North America. 2. a city in SW California, near San […]
Francisella Fran·ci·sel·la (frān’sĭ-sěl’ə) n. A genus of coccoid or rod-shaped, gram-negative aerobic bacteria, having some pathogenic species.
- Francis crick
[krik] /krɪk/ noun 1. Francis Harry Compton, 1916–2004, English biophysicist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1962. /krɪk/ noun 1. a painful muscle spasm or cramp, esp in the neck or back verb 2. (transitive) to cause a crick in (the neck, back, etc) /krɪk/ noun 1. (US & Canadian) a dialect word for creek (sense 2) […]