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FAFirst Aid
FAFor Auction
FAFootball Association (England)
FAFootball Association (UK)
FAForeign Agent (network node)
FAFree Agent (baseball, football, etc.; player who may sign with any team)
FAFine Arts
FAFinancial Aid
FAFirma (German: company)
FAFire Alarm
FAFailure Analysis
FAFeatured Article (Wikimedia Foundation)
FAFinancial Advisor
FAFatty Acid
FAField Artillery
FAFamily Assistance
FAFactory Automation
FAFalkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
FAFirearms (half-life modification)
FAFallen Angel
FAFlight Attendant
FAFixed Assets
FAFunctional Area
FAFinal Approach
FAFully Automatic
FAFirst Avenue (Arcadia, CA middle school)
FAFrente Amplio (Spanish: Broad Front; Uruguayan political party)
FAFalse Alarm
FAfractional anisotropy
FAFat Albert (fictional character)
FAFirst Article
FAFinanzamt (German: revenue office)
FAFanArt
FAArea Forecast (aviation)
FAFly Ash (mineral admixture for concrete)
FAFunctional Analysis
FAFull Armor (anime)
FAFactor Analysis
FAFinal Approval
FAFood Allergy
FAForced Air
FACertified Mail (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
FAFlash Animation
FAFamily Auto (car dealers)
FAFarm Aid
FAFiona Apple (singer)
FAFormic Acid
FAFocus Area
FAFanconi Anemia (form of aplastic anemia)
FAFinal Assembly
FAFunctional Assessment
FAFriends Always
FAFunction Analysis (product engineering / development tool)
FAFluorescein Angiography (retinal, choroidal and iris blood vessels testing)
FAField Activities
FAFluorescent Antibody (laboratory virus testing)
FAFourier Analysis
FAFederal Agent
FAFarmers' Almanac
FAFinally Approved (sarcastic variation of Final Approval)
FAFame Academy (UK BBC series)
FAFund Accounting
FAFunds Allocated (USACE)
FAFiscal Agent (Medicaid)
FAFull Adder
FAFulvic Acid
FAForward Area
FAFinal Acceptance
FAFanny Adams
FAFat Admirer
FAFood Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (Woburn, MA)
FAFinancial Assurance
FAFeasibility Analysis
FAFrankford Arsenal (PA; ammunition headstamp)
FAFamily Allowance
FAFaith Alive
FAFiber Adapter
FAFibrilacion Auricular (Spanish: Atrial Fibrillation)
FAFinancial Agent
FAfeasibility assessment (US DoD)
FAFelonious Assault (law enforcement)
FAFur Affinity (web site)
FAFederal Association
FAField Assistance
FAForte Agent
FAFredericksburg Academy
FAFramework Approach
FAFinal Art (desktop publishing/printing/design; approved by client and ready to go to production)
FAFuel Assembly
FAFunctional Acknowledgment
FAFailure Alarm
FAFrontal Aviation
FAFaculty Assistant
FAFairchild Aircraft
FAFull Arc
FAFamilial Amyloidosis (abnormal protein deposit)
FAForeign Assistance Act of 1961
FAFireman Apprentice
FAFeudal Age
FAFrench Angora (rabbit)
FAFulbright Association
FAFreakin' A! (polite form)
FAFocus Alert
FAFictionAlley.org
FAFlanking Attack
FAFuse Alarm
FAFijian Association (political party)
FAFunctional Allocation
FAForecast Analyst
FAFinal Alert (mapmaking program)
FAFunctional Administrator
FAFormal Advertising
FAFinance Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation
FAFlexible Alerting
FAFibonacci Association
FAFactories Act 1961 (UK)
FAFiery Avenger (Everquest game)
FAFrankfort Arsenal (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
FAFighter Allocator
FAForced Answer
FAField Authorization
FAFluorescein Angiogramic Angiography
FAFenton's Approximation (Algorithm)
FAFriederich's Ataxia
FAFocus Amplifier
FAForce Analyzer
FAFrog Applause (comic strip)
FAForeign Military Affairs
FAFirst Aid/Medical Aid Station
FAFury Assembly
FAFiliae Amatissimae (Latin: To (My) Beloved Daughter, epigraphy)
FAFrequency Agile/Agility
FAFiche d'Anomalie (French: Error Report)
FAFederale Alliantie (Federal Alliance)
References in classic literature ?
Occasionally they heard faint echoes of brawls and quarreling among the mutineers, and on two occasions the vicious bark of firearms rang out on the still air.
When this was done, and all safe upon deck, the captain ordered the mate, with three men, to break into the round-house, where the new rebel captain lay, who, having taken the alarm, had got up, and with two men and a boy had got firearms in their hands; and when the mate, with a crow, split open the door, the new captain and his men fired boldly among them, and wounded the mate with a musket ball, which broke his arm, and wounded two more of the men, but killed nobody.
Upon this they appeared very thankful, and I accordingly set them at liberty, and bade them retire into the woods, to the place whence they came, and I would leave them some firearms, some ammunition, and some directions how they should live very well if they thought fit.
But the Spaniards interposed here too, and told them that as they had disarmed them, they could not consent that they (the two) should pursue them with firearms, and perhaps kill them.
This is quite far enough to imbue me with great respect for the Martian firearm, and some telepathic force must have warned me against an attempt to escape in broad daylight from under the muzzles of twenty of these death-dealing machines.
But suddenly there was the sharp report of a firearm, and another of Professor Maxon's unhappy experiments sank back into the nothingness from which he had conjured it.
Before the Russian could fire again the ape-man was upon him and had wrested the firearm from his grasp.
A HIGHWAYMAN confronted a Traveller, and covering him with a firearm, shouted: "Your money or your life
upon every candidate for admission into the association, and that was the condition of having designed, or (more or less) perfected a cannon; or, in default of a cannon, at least a firearm of some description.
At a time of year when more firearms are likely to be taken out of storage, transported and used in the field, we want to emphasize the steps hunters should take to handle and store firearms properly and securely," said NSSF President and CEO Steve Sanetti.
The number of police operations involving guns has plummeted over the last six years, and fewer authorised firearms officers are in the force.
One resource dealers can use to increase firearms safety awareness is Project ChildSafe.