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Full Node

Nodes that download a blockchain’s entire history in order to observe and enforce its rules.

FUD [2021]

An acronym that stands for “Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt.” It is a strategy to influence

Funding Payments

Funding payments are periodic payments between traders. These are designed to reduce the discrepancy between

Fully Homomorphic Encryption

Fully homomorphic encryption is a type of scheme where one can perform arbitrary computations on

Futures

A futures contract is a standardized legal agreement to buy or sell a particular commodity

Futo

Futo is an organization that develops and invests in decentralized technologies and companies.

FOMO

An acronym that stands for "Fear of Missing Out."

Fusion Rollups

Fusion rollups are a blockchain scalability solution that combines the best of other L2 approaches

Fungible

In cryptocurrency, fungibility is when a coin or token can be replaced by any other

Fundamental Analysis (FA)

Fundamental analysis is a method of evaluating the underlying economic and financial factors that affect

Flash Loan Attack

Flash loan attacks are when malicious actors exploit a smart contract.

Fully Diluted Value (FDV)

FDV is the total worth or market cap of a cryptocurrency if the entire supply

Financial Crime Enforcement Network (FinCEN)

The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) is a federal regulatory bureau of the United States

FUDster

Someone that is spreading FUD.

Fork Choice Rule

The fork choice rule is a mechanism in Ethereum that allows nodes to agree on

Front Running

Front running is when you place a transaction in a queue when you have knowledge

Fraud Proof

A fraud proof is a technological method that functions as a bond in a decentralized

Fractional Stablecoins

A fractional stablecoin is one that is backed in two ways: collaterally-backed and algorithmically modified.