FIA Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of fia

  • He goes away on Consul Johnson's Fia and comes back a wreck.

    Knut Hamsun

    Hanna Astrup Larsen

  • When the story opens, the village is assembled to watch the departure of his steamer, the Fia, for foreign waters.

    Knut Hamsun

    Hanna Astrup Larsen

British Dictionary definitions for fia


abbreviation for
  1. (in Britain) Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries
  2. motor racing Fédération Internationale l'Automobile, Formula One's governing body

Word Origin for FIA

(for sense 2) from French
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