fib


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
References in periodicals archive ?
This is a humorous and gentle moral tale about the healing power of the truth and the feelings of guilt and isolation that can be created even by little fibs. It should suit younger readers from four or five years old.
To facilitate this aspect of the survey the FIB serves as a compilation of foods consumed in the country, divided into food groups and subgroups.
Summary: Researchers have found that the ability to tell fibs at the age of two is a sign of a fast-developing brain and future success.
Your fib will get bigger and bigger and bigger.a And itas trueathe little girlas lies get more and more fantastic, until she feels ashamed enough to tell the truth.
And they are less likely than women to feel guilty about telling their three fibs a day.
Called the covalently linked immunomagnetic separation/ adenosine triphosphate (Cov-IMS/ATP) technique, the portable process uses magnetic beads linked covalently to antibodies that bind FIB. The bead-captured FIB are ruptured and treated with an enzyme (luciferase) that catalyzes a light-emitting reaction powered by ATP.
The American Heart Association estimates that 20 percent of all strokes result from A Fib and are usually more debilitating due to the larger size of the clots.
The nation's top fibs were about: fat, clothes, age, price of shoes, reasons for being late, drink, feigning illness, sexual performance, love and cash.
When the electrical part of the heart goes out of whack it causes the ventricles to just quiver (like shaking a bowl of Jell-O) going into a v fib rhythm that does not allow them to squeeze the blood though the body and the person can experience sudden cardiac death.
That's why the wheel rotates a maximum of 20[degrees] in either direction, which makes the Fib a bit skittish at first glance.
El neozelandes David Tua detuvo en el tercer asalto a Robert Daniels en su camino a enfrentarse al britanico Lennox Lewis, campeon mundial de los pesados del CMB y la FIB. El choque se llevarla a cabo el proximo noviembre en Las Vegas.
Consider the following CLP (R) program defining the relation fib where fib (N, F) holds if and only if F is the Nth Fibonacci number.