Science / Tides and Currents / MF: Lunar fortnightly constituent. This constituent expresses the effect of departure from a sinusoidal declinational motion. Speed = 2s = 1.098,033,1° per solar hour.

Harmful Algal Bloom

Science / Marine Biology / Harmful Algal Bloom: A bloom of (usually) planktonic microalgae belonging to a strain of a species that has a toxic harmful to marine organisms or humans consuming marine organisms. MORE

Southern Comfort

Entertainment / Liquor / Southern Comfort: The oldest American liqueur, well known the world over, Southern Comfort is a blend of bourbon, peaches, and peach liqueur. It is dry and strong (100 proof) as liqueurs go. Produced in St. Louis. MORE

Made For Advertisements (MFA)

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Made For Advertisements (MFA): websites that are designed from the ground up as a venue for advertisements. This is usually, but not always a bad thing. TV programming is usually MFA. MORE


Entertainment / Bowling / AMF: American Machine and Foundry was the original name for the acronym. AMF made the first automatic pinsetter and now is one of the big two bowling firms in the country along with Brunswick. They have a MORE

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Business / Agriculture / International Monetary Fund (IMF): A multilateral financial institution established in 1945 to help member countries with international payments problems and to maintain orderly exchange rate policies. U.S. agricultural exports benefit MORE

Emf Balancing Technique

Health / Massage / Emf Balancing Technique: In an hour-long session, clients experience their own electromagnetic field (EMF) and the patterns within it. The practitioner carries out a series of graceful, t’ai chi-like movements, while the cl MORE