Meaning of “fig” in the English Dictionary

"fig" in American English

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fignoun [ C ]

us /fɪɡ/

abbreviation forfigure or figurative

Note: Used esp. in writing.

(Definition of “fig” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fig." in Business English

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fig.noun [ C ]

uk us

written abbreviation for figure noun :

The model used in his reflection (see fig. 1, p. 40) captures the act of composing as many of us recognize it.

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