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Mathematics. infimum.

INF

[inf]

noun

European-based U.S. nuclear weapons that were capable of striking the Soviet Union and Soviet ones that could hit Western Europe (usually used attributively): INF missiles; the 1987 INF Treaty.

Origin of INF

I(ntermediate-range) N(uclear) F(orces)

Inf.

Origin of Inf.

(def 2) < Latin infunde

ad inf.

or ad infin

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inf

abbreviation for

infinitive
informal
infra

Word Origin for inf

Latin: below; after; later

INF

abbreviation for

intermediate-range nuclear forces: land-based missiles and aircraft with a range between 500 and 5000 km
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