Meaning of “FAO” in the English Dictionary

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"FAO" in Business English

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FAOnoun [ S ]

uk us

abbreviation for the Food and Agricultural Organization: a United Nations organization that aims to increase food production throughout the world and tries to make sure that people in poorer areas can get the food they need

fao

also FAO uk us

abbreviation for for the attention of: written on a business letter or document to say who you want the letter to be read by:

On the envelope was written "FAO Hal Bennett".

the FAOnoun [ S ]

uk us

abbreviation for the Food and Agricultural Organization: a United Nations organization that aims to increase food production throughout the world and tries to make sure that people in poorer areas can get the food they need

(Definition of “FAO” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)