# fano

*See also:*

**Fano**

## Contents

## EnglishEdit

### NounEdit

**fano** (*plural* **fanos**)

- A non-singular complete algebraic variety whose anticanonical bundle is ample.

### ReferencesEdit

**1999**: A. N. Parshin, Igorʹ Rostislavovich Shafarevich,*Algebraic geometry V: fano varieties**Therefore the Mori program established the important role that fano varieties play in the birational classification of algebraic varieties.*

**2007**: Alessio Corti,*Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds**Shokurov conjectures that a Shokurov algebra on variety admitting a weak fano contraction is finitely generated.*

### AnagramsEdit

## LatinEdit

### NounEdit

**fānō**

### ReferencesEdit

- fano in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
- fano in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s
*Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis*(augmented edition, 1883–1887) - fano in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press