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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fad  \Fad\,  n.  [Cf.  {Faddle}.] 
  A  hobby;  freak;  whim.  --  {Fad"dist},  n. 
 
  It  is  your  favorite  fad  to  draw  plans.  --G.  Eliot. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fad 
  n  :  an  interest  followed  with  exaggerated  zeal:  "he  always 
  follows  the  latest  fads";  "it  was  all  the  rage  that 
  season"  [syn:  {craze},  {furor},  {furore},  {cult},  {rage}] 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  FAD 
 
  ["FAD,  A  Simple  and  Powerful  Database  Language",  F.  Bancilon 
  et  al  Proc  13th  Intl  Conf  on  VLDB,  Brighton,  England,  Sep 
  1987]. 
 
 




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