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FAD

abbr.
flavin adenine dinucleotide

fad

 (făd)
n.
A fashion that is taken up with great enthusiasm for a brief period of time; a craze.

[Possibly from fidfad, fussy person, fussy, from fiddle-faddle.]

fad′dism n.
fad′dist n.
fad′dy adj.

fad

(fæd)
n
1. an intense but short-lived fashion; craze
2. a personal idiosyncrasy or whim
[C19: of uncertain origin]
ˈfaddish adj
ˈfaddishness n
ˈfaddism n
ˈfaddist n

FAD

n
(Biochemistry) biochem flavin adenine dinucleotide: an ester of riboflavin with ADP that acts as the prosthetic group for many flavoproteins. See also FMN

fad

(fæd)

n.
a temporary fashion, manner of conduct, etc., esp. one followed enthusiastically by a group.
[1825–35]
fad′dish, adj.
fad′dish•ness, n.
fad′dism, n.
fad′dist, n.
fad′like`, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fad - an interest followed with exaggerated zealfad - an interest followed with exaggerated zeal; "he always follows the latest fads"; "it was all the rage that season"
fashion - the latest and most admired style in clothes and cosmetics and behavior

fad

noun craze, fashion, trend, fancy, rage, mode, vogue, whim, mania, affectation He does not believe that environmental concern is a passing fad.

fad

noun
The current custom:
Informal: thing.
Idioms: the in thing, the last word, the latest thing.
Translations
بِدْعَه، موضَه، هَوَس
bláznivý nápadmódamódní výstřelek
dillemodefænomen
divathóbort
įnoringasįnoringumasmados sekimas
modeuntums
módny hit
geçici tutkumoda

fad

[fæd] N (= fashion) → moda f
a passing faduna moda pasajera
it's just a fades la novedad nada más, es una moda pasajera
the fad for Italian clothesla moda de la ropa italiana
he has his fadstiene sus caprichos

fad

[ˈfæd] n (= craze) → engouement m
a passing fad → un engouement passager
a fad for sth → un engouement pour qch
to begin a fad for sth → lancer la mode de qch

fad

nFimmel m, → Tick m (inf); (= fashion)Masche f (inf); it’s just a faddas ist nur ein momentaner Fimmel (inf)or Tick (inf); that’s the latest fashion faddas ist die neuste Modemasche (inf); her latest food fadihr neuester Fimmel in puncto Ernährung (inf); her fad for caviarihr Kaviarfimmel (inf); his fad for wearing an earringsein Tick or Fimmel, einen Ohrring zu tragen (inf)

fad

[fæd] n (fashion) → moda, mania; (personal) → capriccio, mania, fisima

fad

(fad) noun
a temporary fashion; a craze, interest or activity that (some) people follow enthusiastically, but lasts for a short period of time. What's the latest fad in dieting?; a health-food fad.
faddish adjective
faddishness noun
References in periodicals archive ?
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Santo, "Endoscopy and EUS are key for effective surveillance and management of duodenal adenomas in familial adenomatous polyposis," Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol.
Intra-abdominal desmoid tumors are more commonly seen in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis. While sporadic desmoids more commonly present as an extra-abdominal mass [6, 7].
Cohen, "Desmoid disease in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis," Diseases of the Colon & Rectum, vol.
Speaking about indications he mentioned Ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, Indeterminate colitis, Lynch syndrome, Familial adenomatous polyposis besides Multiple synchronous or metachronous cancers.
Mesenteric and abdominal wall desmoid tumors are usually associated with familial adenomatous polyposis, which is caused by germline mutations in the adenomatous polyposis coli gene.
IT-102 will be further developed for treatment of familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP).
Lynch syndrome (LS) is the most common hereditary form of CRC with an incidence of 3-5% of all CRCs whereas its primary genetic counterpart, namely, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP), accounts for less than 1% of the total CRC burden [4].
Hereditary CRC has two forms, familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) due to germline mutation in the gene APC (Soravia et al., 1998; Pedemonte et al., 1998; Sieber et al., 2002) and hereditiary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), also called Lynch syndrome due to germline mutation in the DNA MMR genes (Nicolaides et al., 1994; Miyaki et al., 1997).
In addition, scientists at both companies see synergies between IthenaPharma's drugs and Marina's CEQ508 drug, unlocking its potential to treat not only familial adenomatous polyposis but colorectal cancer in general.