See also: FAC and faç

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of facsimile.

NounEdit

fac ‎(plural facs)

  1. A large ornamental letter formerly used at the start of a chapter or section of a book.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Brande & C to this entry?)

Etymology 2Edit

Clipping of faculty.

NounEdit

fac ‎(plural facs)

  1. (colloquial) A faculty within a university.
    • 1973, Princeton Alumni Weekly (volume 74, page vii)
      Here's to Hibben. We call him Jack
      The whitest man in all the fac.
      Of Princeton spirit he does not lack
    • 2012, Jonathan Dennis, The good die and the bad live on (page 209)
      I had my essay on a memory stick so it just needed to be printed out in the Arts Fac; I'd intended to re-read it for sense but meeting Liv seemed more important.

AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Đ===Etymology=== From Latin faciō. Compare Romanian face, fac.

VerbEdit

fac ‎(third-person singular present indicative fatsi or fatse, second-person plural present indicative fãtsets, first-person singular imperfect fãtseam, past participle faptã)

  1. I do, make.

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Clipping of faculté.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

fac f ‎(plural facs)

  1. (informal) university

SynonymsEdit


LadinEdit

NounEdit

fac

  1. plural of fat

LatinEdit

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

fac

  1. rafsi of fatci.

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

fac

  1. first-person singular present tense form of face.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of face.
    Doresc să fac ceva.
    I want to do something.
  3. third-person plural present tense form of face.
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