from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A chemical symbol of fluorin.
  • noun An abbreviation of florin.
  • noun An abbreviation of Flanders;
  • noun of Flemish;
  • noun of Florida.

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  • noun metrology Symbol for the femtoliter (femtolitre), an SI unit of fluid measure equal to 10−15 liters (litres).

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  • noun a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War


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  • This might just be the tip of publicity stunts to come. luis in fl

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  • May 19th, 2008 10: 14 am ET to terry in fl – i am a taxpayer and i support obama, not because the color of his skin, nor his so-called "inexperience", nor because of his name, but because of his honesty and trustworthiness, his "smartness" and lack of baggage (or garbage) he's carrying into the people's house. can you say the same thing for your candidate?

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  • How stupid are Hillary supporters, I live in fl or Michigan, I did not get to vote because of my local republican government, but I am a democrat so I will take it out on Obama (somebody who had no control over this situation).

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  • June 2nd, 2008 9: 31 am ET grasping at straws. it's an impossible arguement since you have no popular vote available from caucus states, neb and id not included and 2 beauty contests in fl and mi.

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  • April 25th, 2008 8: 06 pm ET for all that keep saying Clinton was the only one that broke the rules the obama camp went as far as buying air space & ad space in fl and then pulled it out, had campaign office and also did fudraisers about four of them. politics as more than usual from the hypocritical candidate of change! the_shelton

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  • Paul West, Baltimore Sun: how important is it to have another vote in fl and Mich.? if you don't have them, how do you get to a lead in the popular vote ...

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  • i just dont get it when hillary was ahead she did care about mi and fl now she put on this big show like she really care since she is behide i live in fl i did not vote because i know it would not count hillary is showing her true colors!!!!!

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  • But what’s more, you KNOW all that, and I can tell that you do because instead of refuting points with reasoning or facts, you went back to insults. charlie in fl-13 Says:

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  • I mean that sit well with independent here in fl. lol

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