FD

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AcronymDefinition
FDFeed
FDFire Department
FDFriend
FDFile Descriptor
FDFree Download
FDFront Derailleur (bike part)
FDFail(ed) Dangerous
FDFixed Deposit
FDFather's Day
FDFloppy Disk
FDFoundation Degree
FDFinance Director
FDFlight Deck
FDFreeze-Dried (food)
FDFull Disclosure
FDFolk Dance
FDFinite Difference
FDFlying Dutchman
FDFlight Director
FDFull Duplex
FDFull Day
FDFill Device
FDField Data
FDFamily Day
FDFinal Destination (gaming clan; movie)
FDFull Dose (medicine)
FDFuneral Director
FDFailure Definition
FDFiduciary Duty
FDFjord
FDFunctional Description
FDFederal District
FDFamily Doctor
FDFair Disclosure (Securities and Exchange Commission)
FDFinal Determination
FDFlight Day
FDFloat Double
FDFerredoxin
FDFull Deployment
FDFree Discharge (shipping industry)
FDFinal Design
FDFarad (electronics)
FDForsvarsdepartementet (Norwegian: Ministry of Defence)
FDFlight Data
FDFault Detection
FDFamilial Dysautonomia
FDForest Department
FDFlight Dynamics
FDFunctional Dependency
FDFirst Down
FDFocal Distance
FDForced Draft (fan in furnaces)
FDForce Development
FDFeign Death (Everquest)
FDFatal Dose
FDWinds Aloft forecast
FDFluor Daniel (company)
FDFull Definition
FDFramework Document
FDFourth Dimension (band)
FDFramework Decision (European Union council)
FDFloor Drain (construction plans; plumbing)
FDFlyball Dog (canine performance title)
FDFire Damper (HVAC systems)
FDFeasible Distance
FDFrequency Divider
FDFunction Designator
FDForceps Delivery
FDFunctional Decomposition
FDFire Direction
FDFirst Deployment
FDFighter Direction (US Navy)
FDFitness for Duty (attendance code)
FDForeign Disclosure
FDFidei Defensor
FDFront Democratique (French: Democratic Front)
FDFormula Dream (racing series; Japan)
FDFourier Descriptor
FDFoundation Data
FDFederal Document
FDFood Desert (sociology)
FDFrance-Diplomatie (French: France-Diplomacy)
FDForce Démocrate (French political party)
FDFiber Drum (environmental waste)
FDFalsified Data
FDFatal Death
FDFuel Drain
FDFrequency Density
FDFinal Drawings
FDFade Duration
FDFull Donor (biology)
FDFixed Disc
FDFederation of Democrats
FDFade Depth
FDFox Die (gaming, Metal Gear Solid)
FDFinal Deposit
FDForward Detector
FDForecast Winds and Temperatures Aloft
FDFocus-Defocus
FDFunction Director
FDFeeder Data
FDFighter Division
FDForward Detachment
FDFailure Density
FDFamily of Documents
FDField Directive
FDFactual Discrepancy (job candidate resume)
FDFinance Detachment
FDForbidden Dialect (band)
FDFlaming Datum
FDFlight Definition Laboratory (US NASA)
FDFarmacia de Descuento (Guatemalan drug store)
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My wife Gisela has all the reasons to hide or even feign death because she is neck-deep buried in debt,' Nino said in his affidavit.
Pruitt and colleagues tested spiders for boldness by puffing air at them, a disturbance that prompts them to feign death.
In summary, there are many indications that the pre-Christian protective deity of the grass snake was transformed into the malicious basilisk simply by exaggerating certain characteristics of the species (its gaze, smell and hissing, its ability to feign death and its 'golden crown') and by reversing or distorting the protective qualities formerly ascribed to the grass snake.
My late uncle Joe fought in Burma against the Japanese and had to feign death to avoid capture or worse against a barbaric opponent.
Sabry said he had to feign death by holding his breath to escape.
There's the Screamer that will freeze you with their screams, the Drowner who lies waiting for you in water ready to pounce as they feign death.
If you do get hit, feign death because if you don't they will insist that as a foreigner it's your fault and you must pay for the repairs.
The attack was so bad, the court heard, the victim was forced to feign death to save himself.
Abstract: Red kites (Milvus milvus) are birds of prey known to feign death in the presence of humans.
He wants to be an opossum and feign death to escape the hunters who poison Cupid's arrows.
sweetpotato Ipomoea batatas, railroad vine Ipomoea pes-caprae, and blue morning glory Ipomoea indica) to the ground and feign death by becoming extremely rigid.
He is being true to his vulpine nature here, as foxes do indeed feign death in order to attract their prey.