RIF

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RIF

Abbreviation for resistance-inducing factor.
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(41) The same could be said about the aerial efforts of most other insurgent groups that have operated in the third dimension, whether Villistas, Riffians, Biafrans, or Hezbollah.
The troops in Morocco believed the weak-kneed Primo would abandon the campaign to repress the Riffians. However the would-be rebellion fizzled and Franco offered to resign.
Tourists hire guides at the entrance to the medina, the part of the city that is narrow and twisting and teeming with Arabs and Berbers and Riffians dressed in long gowns, buying and selling everything, strange roots and powders, shoes that turn up at the toes, leather, brass, plastic, baskets, rugs, legal and illegal herbs and spices.