Financial Accounting Standards Board
[“FASBOL. A SNOBOL4 Compiler”, P.J. Santos, Memo ERL-M134, UC Berkeley 1971].
freestanding ambulatory surgery center
[fas-eez] /ˈfæs iz/ noun, (usually used with a singular verb) 1. a bundle of rods containing an ax with the blade projecting, borne before Roman magistrates as an emblem of official power. /ˈfæsiːz/ plural noun (sing) -cis (-sɪs) 1. (in ancient Rome) one or more bundles of rods containing an axe with its blade protruding; […]
[fah-shing] /ˈfɑ ʃɪŋ/ noun 1. a carnival celebration that precedes Lent in German-speaking countries and communities; Shrovetide.