chiefly British variant of fetid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • foetid — foetid, foetor var of FETID, FETOR …   Medical dictionary

  • foetid — (adj.) see FETID (Cf. fetid); for spelling, see OE (Cf. oe) …   Etymology dictionary

  • foetid — see fetid …   Modern English usage

  • foetid — [fet′id; ] also [ fēt′id] adj. alt. sp. of FETID …   English World dictionary

  • foetid — /fet id, fee tid/, adj. fetid. * * * …   Universalium

  • foetid — [[t]fi͟ːtɪd[/t]] see fetid …   English dictionary

  • foetid — adj. stinky, smelly, odorous (alternate spelling for fetid) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foetid — adjective variant spelling of fetid …   English new terms dictionary

  • foetid —   Having an offensive odor, e.g. the pheromones exuded by some cycad cones to attract their insect pollinators …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • foetid — foet•id [[t]ˈfɛt ɪd, ˈfi tɪd[/t]] adj. fetid …   From formal English to slang

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