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fa

 (fä)
n. Music
The fourth tone of the diatonic scale in solfeggio.

[Middle English, from Medieval Latin; see gamut.]
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fa

(fɑː)
n
(Music, other) music a variant spelling of fah

FA

abbreviation for
1. (Military) military field artillery
2. (Soccer) (in Britain) Football Association
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fa

(fɑ)

n.
the musical syllable used for the fourth tone of an ascending diatonic scale.
[1275–1325; Middle English; see gamut]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fa - the syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization
solfa syllable - one of the names for notes of a musical scale in solmization
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Translations

FA

N ABBR
1. (Brit) (Sport) =Football AssociationAFE f
FA CupCopa f de la FA
2. =Fanny Adams

fa

[fɑː] N (Mus) → fa m
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fa

n (Mus) → Fa nt
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fa

[fɑː] n (Mus) → fa m
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References in periodicals archive ?
Mutations in the FANCA gene leads to chromosomal breakage and increased sensitivity to oxidative and environmental stress.
Klinik bulgular ve DEB testi ile Fanconi anemisi tanisi alan RID-1 ailesinin indeks olgusunda FANCA geninde daha once tanimlanmis homozigot c.894-2A>G saptandi (7, 8).
Indeed, FANCA ensures interphase and mitosis over hematopoiesis in vivo (7).
[1,10,13-16] Collectively, mutations in FANCA, FANCC and FANCG account for >90% of cases.
(b) The CTA genes ATAD2, CEP55, FANCA, KIF2C, NUF2, OIP5, and PBK show significantly positive expression correlations with the PLK1 expression in 30 cancer types (Pearson correlation, FDR<0.1).
In SA individuals with Afrikaner ancestry, three null mutations in FANCA (del E12-31 (deletion mutation of exons 12 to 31); del E11-17 (deletion mutation of exons 11 to 17) and 3398delA (point mutation at position 3398)) have previously been shown to account for ~80% of FA cases.
To address the FA issue he explained our team (including colleagues from Tokai University School of Medicine) established iPSCs from two FA patients who have the FANCA gene mutation that is typical in FA.