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F n.  the 6th letter of the Roman alphabet ;
F n.  the capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of 1 coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of 1 volt between the plates ;
F n.  a degree on the Fahrenheit scale of temperature ;
F n.  a nonmetallic univalent element belonging to the halogens ; usually a yellow irritating toxic flammable gas ; a powerful oxidizing agent ; recovered from fluorite or cryolite or fluorapatite ;
F clef n.  a clef that puts the F below middle C on the fourth line of a staff ;
F layer n.  the highest region of the ionosphere (from 90 to 600 miles up) which contains the highest concentration of free electrons and is most useful for long-range radio transmission ;
f number n.  the ratio of the focal length to the diameter of a (camera) lens system ;
F region n.  the highest region of the ionosphere (from 90 to 600 miles up) which contains the highest concentration of free electrons and is most useful for long-range radio transmission ;
F. D. Roosevelt n.  32nd President of the United States ; elected four times ; instituted New Deal to counter the Great Depression and led country during World War II (1882-1945) ;
F. G. Banting n.  Canadian physiologist who discovered insulin with C. H. Best and who used it to treat diabetes(1891-1941) ;
F. Scott Fitzgerald n.  United States author whose novels characterized the Jazz Age in the United States (1896-1940) ;
F.I.S.C. n.  a secret federal court created in 1978 by the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act ; responsible for authorizing wiretaps and other forms of electronic surveillance and for authorizing searches of suspected spies and terrorists by the Department of Justice or United States intelligence agencies ;
fa n.  the syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization ;
fa la n.  meaningless syllables in the refrain of a partsong ;
FAA n.  an agency in the Department of Transportation that is responsible for the safety of civilian aviation ;
 
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