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FIFA

[ fee-fuh ]
/ ˈfi fə /
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noun

Féd·ér·a·tion In·ter·na·tion·ale de Foot·ball As·so·ci·a·tion: the federation, founded in 1904, that is the governing body for many international soccer tournaments, most notably the World Cup.

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Definition for FIFA (2 of 2)

FI. FA.

or fi. fa.

[ fahy -fey ]
/ ˈfaɪ ˌfeɪ /

abbreviation Law.

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British Dictionary definitions for FIFA

FIFA
/ (ˈfiːfə) /

n acronym for

Fédération Internationale de Football Association: the international governing body of association football

Word Origin for FIFA

from French
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