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F 1Definition: F is the sixth letter of the English alphabet, and a nonvocal consonant. Its form and sound are from the Latin. The Latin borrowed the form from the Greek digamma which probably had the value of English w consonant. The form and value of Greek letter came from the Phoenician, the ultimate source being probably Egyptian.
Etymologically f is most closely related to p, k, v, and b; as in E. five,
Gr. pe`nte; E. wolf, L. lupus,
Gr. ly`kos; E. fox, vixen fragile, break; fruit, brook, v. t.; E. bear, L. ferre. See Guide to Pronunciation,
F 2Definition: The name of the fourth tone of the model scale, or scale of C. F sharp (F is a tone intermediate between F and G.
F 3Definition: the 6th letter of the Roman alphabet
F 4Definition: the capacitance of a capacitor that has an equal and opposite charge of coulomb on each plate and a voltage difference of volt between the
F 5Definition: a degree on the Fahrenheit scale of temperature
F 6Definition: a nonmetallic univalent element belonging to the
halogens; usually a yellow irritating toxic flammable gas; a powerful oxidizing agent; recovered from fluorite or cryolite or fluorapatite