alfa

or ALFA

[al-fuh]

Origin of alfa

First recorded in 1950–55; variant spelling of alpha

Alfa

[al-fuh]
noun Military.
  1. the NATO name for a class of nuclear-powered Soviet attack submarine having a titanium hull and a submerged speed of more than 40 knots.
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Alfa

noun
  1. a variant spelling of Alpha (def. 2)
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