MAFF

MAFF is a four-letter acronym that may refer to:
* MAFF (gene), a transcription factor
*Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, one of ministries of Japanese government.
*Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, a former department of UK government, replaced in 2001.


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  • MAFF — Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food [UK] …   Medical dictionary

  • MAFF — abbreviation (formerly in the UK) Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, and Food …   English new terms dictionary


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