Floss - (n.) The slender styles of the pistillate flowers of maize; also called silk.
Floss - (n.) Untwisted filaments of silk, used in embroidering.
Floss - (n.) A small stream of water.
Floss - (n.) Fluid glass floating on iron in the puddling furnace, produced by the vitrification of oxides and earths which are present.
Flossification - (n.) A flowering; florification.
Flossy - (a.) Pertaining to, made of, or resembling, floss; hence, light; downy.
Floss - —n. 1 rough silk of a silkworm's cocoon. 2 silk thread used in embroidery. 3 = *dental floss. —v. (also absol.) Clean (teeth) with dental floss. flossy adj. [french floche]
Candyfloss - n. Fluffy mass of spun sugar round a stick.
Dental floss - n. Thread used to clean between the teeth.
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