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  • cf. is an abbreviation for the Latin word confer, meaning "compare" or "consult"
  • CF is an abbreviation for the Latin words coactus feci, meaning "done under coercion." These initials can be written when someone compels you to sign something you don't agree with (either completely or partially), and there is no way out.
  • CF can stand for Cited From a particular topic or source.

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It has been suggested that Thousand Cubic Feet be merged into this article or section. ... The Imperial units or the Imperial system is a collection of English units, first defined in the Weights and Measures Act of 1824, later refined (until 1959) and reduced. ... The U.S. customary units (more commonly known in the US as English units or standard units) are the non-metric units of measurement that are presently used in the United States, in some cases alongside the metric system of units. ... General Name, Symbol, Number californium, Cf, 98 Chemical series actinides Group, Period, Block n/a, 7, f Appearance unknown, probably silvery white or metallic gray Atomic mass (251) g·mol−1 Electron configuration [Rn] 5f10 7s2 Electrons per shell 2, 8, 18, 32, 28, 8, 2 Physical properties Phase solid... The conductivity factor (CF) of dissolved salts in a given solution is a measurement of electrical conductivity. ... Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), Liquor cerebrospinalis, is a clear bodily fluid that occupies the subarachnoid space in the brain (the space between the skull and the cerebral cortex—more specifically, between the arachnoid and pia layers of the meninges). ... Call forwarding (or call diverting), in telephony, is a feature on some telephone networks that allows an incoming call to a called party, which would be otherwise unavailable, to be redirected to a mobile telephone or other telephone number where the desired called party is situated. ... A spiral type compact fluorescent lamp. ... Carbon fiber composite is a strong, light and very expensive material. ... A source four ERS, gelled a light yellow color. ... A vacuum flange is a flange at the end of a tube used to connect vacuum containing vessels, tubing and vacuum pumps to each other. ... Carboxyfluorescein is a fluorescent dye with an excitation and emission of 492/517 nm, respectively. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... A 64 MB CompactFlash Type I card A 32 MB High Speed CompactFlash Type I card CompactFlash (CF) was originally developed as a type of data storage device used in portable electronic devices. ... Core Foundation (also called CF) is a Mac OS X framework and API. CF provides: Primitive types for data (raw bytes, Unicode strings, numbers, calendar dates, UUIDs) and collections (arrays, sets, dictionaries) Application preferences management (CFPropertyList, Preferences Utilities) XML parsing Bundle handling File system I/O (CFReadStream, CFWriteStream, CFURL) Network... API may refer to: In computing, application programming interface In petroleum industry, American Petroleum Institute In education, Academic Performance Index This page concerning a three-letter acronym or abbreviation is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Mac OS X (official IPA pronunciation: ) is a line of proprietary, graphical operating systems developed, marketed, and sold by Apple Inc. ... The Microsoft . ... The Microsoft . ... Collaborative filtering (CF) is the method of making automatic predictions (filtering) about the interests of a user by collecting taste information from many users (collaborating). ... In IBM mainframe computers, a Coupling Facility or CF is a piece of computer hardware which allows multiple processors to access the same data. ... A Cross Fusion between Lan Hikari and MegaMan EXE. Cross Fusion is a fictional term used in the MegaMan. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... .cf is the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Central African Republic. ...


  • Canadian Forces, armed forces of Canada
  • Clusterfuck, also Charlie Foxtrot, is a disastrous situation that results from the cumulative errors of several people or groups. Also used as a slang term to describe the area effect nature of artillery or cluster bombs.

The Canadian Forces (French: Forces canadiennes), abbreviated as CF (French: FC), are the unified armed forces of Canada. ...

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This article does not cite any references or sources. ... City Airline is a regional airline based in Gothenburg, Sweden. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ...


Cardiff (English:  , Welsh: ) is the capital, largest and core city of Wales. ... This is a list of the post towns of the United Kingdom sorted in postcode sequence. ... The UK postal system runs on a system of alphanumeric codes, or Postcodes. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged into ISO 3166-1. ... Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) two-letter country codes (FIPS 10-4) are used by the US Government for data processing, and in the CIA World Factbook. ... This is the list of NATO country codes. ...


The position of the center fielder A center fielder, abbreviated CF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in center field - the baseball fielding position between left field and right field (e. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... A canopy formation is a formation built by parachutists by flying their parachutes in proximity to each other and then taking grips(docking) on other jumpers parachutes. ... A football team is the collective name given to a number of players who play together in a football game, be it American football, Association football (soccer), Australian rules football, Canadian football, Brazilian football, Gaelic football, Rugby league, Rugby union, or other version of football. ... The Calgary Flames are a professional hockey team based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and play out of the Pengrowth Saddledome. ... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ...


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eMedicine - Cystic Fibrosis, Thoracic : Article by Eleni Giannouli (11143 words)
CF is characterized by abnormal transport of chloride and sodium across the epithelium in all exocrine tissues, leading to thick viscous secretions in the lungs, pancreas, liver, intestine, and reproductive tract and to an increased salt content in sweat gland secretions.
CF is caused by mutations in a single large 250,000–base pair gene on chromosome 7 that encodes the CFTR protein.
The diagnosis of CF is occasionally suggested by the histologic appearance of an appendix removed from a patient with acute or recurrent/chronic abdominal pain, which is characterized by an increased number of goblet cells distended with mucus and eosinophilic cast of the crypts extruding into the lumen.
CompactFlash - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1216 words)
CF was among the first flash memory standards to compete with the earlier and larger PC Card Type I memory cards, and was originally built around Intel's NOR-based flash memory, though it switched over to NAND.
CF is among the oldest and most successful formats, and has held on to a niche in the professional camera market especially well.
CF devices are used in handheld and laptop computers (which may or may not take larger form-factor cards), digital cameras, and a wide variety of other devices, including desktop computers.
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