fed

abbreviation

Definition of fed

federal; federation

Fed

noun \ ˈfed \

Definition of Fed

1 often not capitalized : a federal agent, officer, or official usually used in plural

Origin and Etymology of fed

short for federal



Law Dictionary

Fed

noun \ ˈfed \

legal Definition of Fed

: the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System — see also Federal Reserve System


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