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F

Fifth letter of a Nasdaq stock symbol specifying that the issue is a foreign company.

F

A symbol appearing next to a stock listed on NASDAQ indicating that the stock belongs to a foreign company. All NASDAQ listings use a four-letter abbreviation; if an F follows the abbreviation, this indicates that the security being traded represents a foreign company.

f

1. Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate a bond that trades flat: Datpnt 8 7/8 06f.
2. Used in mutual fund transaction tables in newspapers to indicate that the price quotation is derived from the previous day's trading: Gro Inc f.
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If the Earth warms by one degree Fahrenheit, it can hold more water vapor, which is in itself a greenhouse gas.
And we know that when its 100 Fahrenheit, it's time for Grandad to take off his cardigan and put on his Kiss-Me-Quick hat.
The temperature at Pierce peaked at 102 degrees Fahrenheit around 3:30 p.
Unless the clouds are as cold as 40 degrees below zero Fahrenheit, the droplets require nuclei - minute dust particles - to freeze around.
The rise in temperature, measured in small fractions of a degree to about 62 degrees Fahrenheit, was not great and did not exceed the previous record by much, and several experts cautioned against making too much of it given the role of El Nino.
Tilapia breed best in slightly salty water about 88 degrees Fahrenheit.