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FDA

  1. Food and Drug Administration.
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FDA

abbreviation for (in the US)
  1. Food and Drug Administration: a federal agency responsible for monitoring trading and safety standards in the food and drug industries
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FDA

U.S. Food and Drug Administration, 1930, shortened from Food, Drug, and Insecticide Administration.

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FDA

abbr.
  1. Food and Drug Administration
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