FAQ

FAQ

[fak, ef-ey-kyoo]
noun, plural FAQs, FAQ's. Chiefly Computers.
a document, in question and answer format, that introduces newcomers to a topic, as in an Internet newsgroup.

Origin:
1985–90; f(requently) a(sked) q(uestions)

facts, FAQs, fax.
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FAQ
 
abbreviation for
computing frequently asked question or questions: a text file containing basic information on a particular subject

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faq
acronym from frequently asked questions.
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Cultural Dictionary
FAQ [(fak)]

An abbreviation for frequently asked question. A list that provides answers to common questions asked by visitors to a Web site.

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Computing Dictionary

FAQ definition


frequently asked question

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
FAQ
frequently asked questions [and answers]
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