the Food and Agriculture Organization


the Food and Agriculture Organization
the Food and Agriculture Organization UK US noun (ABBREVIATION the FAO)
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

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