Cf


Symbol, Chemistry.

californium.

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Definition for Cf (2 of 5)

CF

Christian female.
Also cf cubic foot; cubic feet.
cystic fibrosis.

Definition for Cf (3 of 5)

cf.

Bookbinding. calf.
Music. cantus firmus.
Baseball. center fielder.
compare.

Origin of cf.

From the Latin word confer

Definition for Cf (4 of 5)

c/f

Bookkeeping.

carried forward.

Definition for Cf (5 of 5)

C.F.

or c.f.


cost and freight.
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British Dictionary definitions for Cf (1 of 6)

cf1

CF


abbreviation for

cost and freightAlso: c & f

British Dictionary definitions for Cf (2 of 6)

cf2

the internet domain name for

Central African Republic

British Dictionary definitions for Cf (3 of 6)

Cf

the chemical symbol for

californium

British Dictionary definitions for Cf (4 of 6)

CF
/ mainly British /

abbreviation for

Chaplain to the Forces

British Dictionary definitions for Cf (5 of 6)

c/f
/ accounting /

abbreviation for

carried forward

British Dictionary definitions for Cf (6 of 6)

cf.

abbreviation for

compare

Word Origin for cf.

Latin: confer
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Medical definitions for Cf (1 of 3)

Cf

The symbol for the elementcalifornium

Medical definitions for Cf (2 of 3)

CF 22
[ sē-ĕf ]

n.

A bipolar lead of an electrocardiograph that has electrodes attached to the chest and the left leg.

Medical definitions for Cf (3 of 3)

CF 11

abbr.

cystic fibrosis
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Scientific definitions for Cf

Cf

The symbol for californium.
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Cultural definitions for Cf

cf.

An abbreviation meaning “compare.” It is short for the Latin word confer and instructs the reader to compare one thing with another.

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