[ fak, ef-ey-kyoo ]
/ fæk, ˈɛfˈeɪˈkyu /
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noun, plural FAQs, FAQ's.Chiefly Digital Technology.
a document, in question and answer format, that introduces newcomers to a topic or answers common questions.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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British Dictionary definitions for FAQ (1 of 2)
computing frequently asked question or questions: a text file containing basic information on a particular subject
British Dictionary definitions for FAQ (2 of 2)
commerce fair average quality
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Cultural definitions for FAQ
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