Pronunciation: (fyOO-zān', fyOO'zān; Fr. fy-zan'),[key] —n., —pl.-sainsPronunciation: (-zānz', -zānz; Fr. -zan')[key]for 2. 1. a fine charcoal used in drawing, made from the wood of the spindle tree.
2. a drawing made with this charcoal.
3. a blackish-gray, friable component of coal with a silky luster that leaves a charcoallike mark.