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- abbr. Federal Bureau of Investigation
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- proper n. Federal Bureau of Investigation.
- proper n. Federation of British Industry 1916–1965, forerunner of CBI (Confederation of British Industry).
- n. Fixed-bit index.
- n. Female body inspector.
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- n. a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of Justice
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