floss

  1. a soft loosely twisted thread used in embroidery
  2. a soft thread for cleaning the spaces between the teeth

floss

[n] - a soft loosely twisted thread used in embroidery 2. [v] - use dental floss to clean
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Floss

Floss noun [ Italian floscio flabby, soft, from Latin fluxus flowing, loose, slack. See Flux , noun ] 1. (Botany) The slender styles of the pistillate flowers of maize; also called silk . 2. Untwisted filaments of silk, used ...
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floss

1. <botany> The slender styles of the pistillate flowers of maize; also called silk. ... 2. Untwisted filaments of silk, used in embroidering. Floss silk, silk that has been twisted, and which retains its loose and downy character. It is much used in embroidery. Called also floxed silk. Floss thread, a kind of soft flaxen yarn or thread, used...
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floss

noun a soft loosely twisted thread used in embroidery
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Floss

• (n.) Fluid glass floating on iron in the puddling furnace, produced by the vitrification of oxides and earths which are present. • (n.) Untwisted filaments of silk, used in embroidering. • (n.) The slender styles of the pistillate flowers of maize; also called silk. • (n.) A small stream of water. • (n.) A body feather of...
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Floss

See dental floss.
Found on http://www.cigna.com/glossary/glossary.html?redir=/health/consumer/dental/d

floss

Type: Term Pronunciation: flos Definitions: 1. To use dental floss in oral hygiene. Synonyms: dental floss
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=34062

FLOSS

Free/Libre/Open Source Software
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Floss

A cotton thread that is purchased in skeins of six strands that are loosely twisted together. Each one is coded with a specific color number that is used to identify a certain color on a cross stitching chart.
Found on http://www.creative-cross-stitch.com/cross-stitch-terms.html

Floss

A loosely twisted yarn used for embroidery, often formed of multiple strands aligned together but not plied.
Found on http://www.chezirene.com/articles/precostuming/pc110-glossary.html

Floss

the American and Canadian term for stranded cotton
Found on http://www.thehappycross-stitcher.com/page.php?xPage=glossary.html

Floss

Multi-strand silk or synthetic substitute Material for tying flies.
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Floss

multi-strand silk or synthetic substitute Material for tying flies.
Found on http://www.hooked-on-flies.com/glossary.htm

Floß

[river] Floß is a river of Bavaria, Germany. ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Floß_(river)

Floss

A thread/tape goes in between teeth for cleaning.
Found on http://www.jeffersondentalclinics.com/services/dental-terms.html
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