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ftnoun [C]

(plural ft)
written abbreviation for foot noun : The main bedroom measures 24 ft by 18 ft (24' x 18').
(Definition of ft from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ft." in American English

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ft.noun [C]

(plural ft.)
abbreviation forfoot
(Definition of ft. from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"ft." in Business English

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ft.noun

uk   us  
MEASURES written abbreviation for foot or feet: a 6 ft. fence 10 ft. from the door

FTnoun

uk   us  
COMMUNICATIONS abbreviation for the Financial Times™

FTadjective, adverb

uk   us  
HR, WORKPLACE written abbreviation for full-time
(Definition of ft. from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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