a family having the highest or one of the highest social ranks in a given place.
(often initial capital letters) the family of the president of the U.S. or the family of the governor of a state.
a family descended from a colonist or early settler in a country, region, etc.:
one of the first families of Virginia.
- First finger
first finger n. See index finger.
- First fit
algorithm A resource allocation scheme (usually for memory). First Fit fits data into memory by scanning from the beginning of available memory to the end, until the first free space which is at least big enough to accept the data is found. This space is then allocated to the data. Any left over becomes a […]
- First fleet
noun 1. (Austral) the fleet of convict ships that arrived at Port Jackson in 1788
noun 1. the ground floor of a building. 2. the floor above the ground floor of a building. noun 1. (Brit) the floor or storey of a building immediately above the ground floor US and Canadian term second floor 2. (US & Canadian) another term for ground floor