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See also Fano
fano (plural fanos)
- A non-singular complete algebraic variety whose anticanonical bundle is ample.
- 1999: A. N. Parshin, Igorʹ Rostislavovich Shafarevich, Algebraic geometry V: fano varieties
- Therefore the Mori program established the important role that fano varieties play in the birational classification of algebraic varieties.
- 2007: Alessio Corti, Flips for 3-folds and 4-folds
- Shokurov conjectures that a Shokurov algebra on variety admitting a weak fano contraction is finitely generated.
Old High German 
- German: Fahne