Face-Centered Cubic (FCC)

Business / Machine Shop / Face-Centered Cubic (FCC): One of the common types of unit cells in which atoms are located on each corner and the center of each face of a cube. Among the common FCC metals are aluminum, copper, nickel and austenitic stainless steel. This arrangement is typical of the austenitic form of iron.

Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Technology / Cell Phones / Federal Communications Commission (FCC): The federal government agency located in Washington, D.C. responsible for regulating telecommunications in the United States, including commercial and private wireless spectrum management. MORE

Face-Centered Cubic (FCC)

Business / Machine Shop / Face-Centered Cubic (FCC): One of the common types of unit cells in which atoms are located on each corner and the center of each face of a cube. Among the common FCC metals are aluminum, copper, nickel and austenitic stainless MORE

Cubic Feet Per Second

Science / Geology / Cubic Feet Per Second: A unit of measure frequently used to quantify the rate of flow of a stream. It is equal to a volume of water one foot high and one foot wide moving a linear distance of one foot in one second. MORE

CFM (Cubic Feet Per Minute)

Business / Construction / CFM (Cubic Feet Per Minute): A rating that expresses the amount of air a blower or fan can move. The volume of air (measured in cubic feet) that can pass through an opening in one minute. MORE

Body-Centered Cubic (BCC)

Business / Machine Shop / Body-Centered Cubic (BCC): One of the common types of unit cells described as a cube with an atom at each of the eight corners and a single atom at the center of the cell. This arrangement is typical of the ferritic form of iro MORE

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