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Fan may refer to the following:

  • Fan (aficionado) (the bracketed word being the Spanish translation), someone who has an intense liking of a sporting. club, person, group of persons, work of art, idea, or trend. Short for 'fanatic'.
  • Fan (implement), a device to agitate or move air or gas.
  • Triangle fan, a data structure to describe polygons in computer graphics.
  • Japanese war fan, an object used in Japanese feudal warfare, also used in martial arts.
  • card fan flourish, a display of cards in a manner that looks like folding fan.
  • 范 (pinyin: Fàn), a common Chinese surname, e.g. "Fan Yang".
  • Fan, a Swedish swear word roughly translated as "devil".
  • The Fan is a historic district in Richmond, Virginia.
  • The Fan is the title of three films.
  • The Fan is another name for the La Belle Lucie solitaire game.

FAN as an acronym can also mean: Fans of Janet Jackson, at Much Music in Toronto The word fan refers to someone who has an intense, occasionally overwhelming liking of a person, group of persons, work of art, idea, or trend. ... Non-electric fan Household Electric Fan Fans have had several purposes, the most common being to move air for creature comfort or for ventilation and to move air or gas from one location to another for industrial purposes. ... Ceiling fan with light. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Computer cooling. ... A tessen (iron fan), on display in Iwakuni Castle, Japan A number of war fans were used in Japanese feudal warfare, of varying size and material, for different purposes. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Pinyin is a system of romanization (phonemic notation and transcription to Roman script) for Standard Mandarin, where pin means spell(ing) and yin means sound(s)). This article describes the most common variant called Hanyu Pinyin (Simplified Chinese: 汉语拼音; Traditional Chinese: 漢語拼音; pinyin: HànyÇ” PÄ«nyÄ«n), also known as scheme... Look up Profanity in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The Devil is the name given to a supernatural entity, who, in most Western religions, is the central embodiment of evil. ... The Fan is a district of Richmond, Virginia, so named because of the fan shape of the roads that extend west from N. Belvidere St. ... Flag Seal Nickname: River City Motto: Sic Itur Ad Astra Location Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia Coordinates , Government Country State County United States Virginia Independent City Mayor L. Douglas Wilder (D) Geographical characteristics Area     City 62. ... Three movies were produced with this name. ... A game of La Belle Lucie in progress. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Backronym and Apronym (Discuss) Acronyms and initialisms are abbreviations, such as NATO, laser, and ABC, written as the initial letter or letters of words, and pronounced on the basis of this abbreviated written form. ...


File Area Networking refers to various methods of sharing files over a network such as storage devices connected to a file server or Network-attached storage. ... The Armed Forces of the North (Forces Armées du Nord or FAN) was a Chadian rebel army active during the Chadian Civil War. ...

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Fan (aficionado) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1719 words)
Fans focus more of their time and resources intently on a specific area of interest then a non-fan would, and are not significantly concerned if non-fans (including family or friends) don't derive pleasure from the area of interest.
Fans usually have a strong enough interest that small to major changes in their lifestyles are made to accommodate devotion to the focal object.
Otakus are fans focused on anime and manga.
Encyclopedia4U - Fan (implement) - Encyclopedia Article (2092 words)
The West's earliest fan is a flabellum (or ceremonial fan) and it dates to the 6th century.
Ceiling fan controls usually are one for speed (slow, medium, and fast), one for the light (on and off), and one for directional control of the fan blades (clockwise and counterclockwise).
A fan is also a small vane or sail that is used to keep the large sail of a smock windmill always in the direction of the wind.
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