a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Fuzhou
[fyooks] /fyuks/ noun 1. Daniel, 1909–1993, U.S. novelist and short-story writer. 2. Klaus Emil Julius [klous] /klaʊs/ (Show IPA), 1911–88, British physicist and atom spy for the Soviet Union, born in Germany. 3. Sir Vivian (Ernest) 1908–1999, British geologist and antarctic explorer. /fʊks; fuːks/ noun 1. Klaus Emil. (klaus ˈeːmiːl). 1911–88, East German physicist. He […]
- Fuchs epithelial dystrophy
Fuchs epithelial dystrophy (fyōōks, fuKHs) n. A condition that often develops following endothelial dystrophy, beginning with a thin spreading central accumulation of fluid in the central cornea; it occurs predominantly in elderly women.
[fyoo-shuh] /ˈfyu ʃə/ noun 1. a plant belonging to the genus Fuchsia, of the evening primrose family, including many varieties cultivated for their handsome drooping flowers. 2. Also called California fuchsia. a nonwoody shrub, Zauschneria californica, having large crimson flowers. 3. a bright, purplish-red color. adjective 4. of the color fuchsia: a fuchsia dress. /ˈfjuːʃə/ […]
[foo k-sin] /ˈfʊk sɪn/ noun 1. a greenish, water-soluble, solid, coal-tar derivative, obtained by the oxidation of a mixture of aniline and the toluidines, that forms deep-red solutions: used chiefly as a dye. /ˈfuːksɪn/ noun 1. a greenish crystalline substance, the quaternary chloride of rosaniline, forming a red solution in water: used as a textile […]