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degree Fahrenheit, F(noun)
a degree on the Fahrenheit scale of temperature
fluorine, F, atomic number 9(noun)
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
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
the 6th letter of the Roman alphabet
Folio, paper and book size (10"-12.5" x 15"-20")
The name of the fourth tone of the model scale, or scale of C. F sharp (Fu266F) is a tone intermediate between F and G.
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A failing grade in a class or course. The next best grade is a D. Some institutions issue Es instead of Fs.
American Library Association for folio-sized books, over 30 cm in height.
An academic grade given by certain institutions. Slightly better than an F and slightly worse than a D-.
f is the sixth letter of the English alphabet, and a nonvocal consonant. Its form and sound are from the Latin. The Latin borrowed the form from the Greek digamma /, which probably had the value of English w consonant. The form and value of Greek letter came from the Phoenician, the ultimate source being probably Egyptian. Etymologically f is most closely related to p, k, v, and b; as in E. five, Gr. pe`nte; E. wolf, L. lupus, Gr. ly`kos; E. fox, vixen ; fragile, break; fruit, brook, v. t.; E. bear, L. ferre. See Guide to Pronunciation, // 178, 179, 188, 198, 230
the name of the fourth tone of the model scale, or scale of C. F sharp (F /) is a tone intermediate between F and G
F is the sixth letter in the ISO basic Latin alphabet.
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
Abbreviation for Fahrenheit, as 10º F., meaning 10º Fahrenheit. (See Fahrenheit Scale.)
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