Other definitions for AB (3 of 8)
Other definitions for AB (4 of 8)
a major blood group usually enabling a person whose blood is of this type to donate blood to persons of type AB and to receive blood from persons of type O, A, B, or AB.
- Compare ABO system.
Other definitions for ab- (5 of 8)
a formal element occurring in loanwords from Latin, where it meant “away from”: abdicate; abolition.
Other definitions for ab. (6 of 8)
Baseball. (times) at bat.
Other definitions for A.B. (7 of 8)
Other definitions for A.B. (8 of 8)
Nautical. able seaman.
Baseball. (times) at bat.: Also a.b.
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How to use Ab in a sentence
“Ab Welsh, who was a forward with the Saskatoon Quakers was the first one,” Howe said.
Manning the flight was Captain Zaharie Ahmad Shah, the 50-year-old pilot, and his 27-year-old first mate Officer Fariq Ab Hamid.
On 27 July 2013, Ab Neubauer reported that she was sexually assaulted the previous evening.Spies, Lies, and Rape in the Air Force: An Undercover Agent's Story | Jacob Siegel | March 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
An Ab is a muscle found on magazine covers, an AD in the mag says Virginia's For Lovers.National Scrabble Day: A Poem So You’ll Know All 101 Two-Letter Words | David Bukszpan | April 13, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
The ABT has a saying on the inside, “If you ever disrespect the Ab, we will make sure you leave in a body bag.”The Aryan Brotherhood of Texas: ‘Brutal, Deadly, and Effective’ | Seth Ferranti | April 4, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Aunty Rosa sat him upon a table and told him that A B meant Ab.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II | Rudyard Kipling
Ab eo igitur tpore Patres nostros perhumaniter habuit, atque honorific in omnibus, mensque benign accepit.
I do not think that Lancelot was Ab origine the hero of a variant of this popular and widely-spread folk-tale.The Three Days' Tournament | Jessie L. Weston
Et idem Johannes nullam partem artium prædictarum Ab apprenticio suo concelabit.The Influence and Development of English Gilds | Francis Aiden Hibbert
Such slaves were called in general terms librri, more accurately serv Ab epistols, serv man, or manunss.The Private Life of the Romans | Harold Whetstone Johnston
British Dictionary definitions for Ab (1 of 4)
a variant of Av
British Dictionary definitions for AB (2 of 4)
Also: a.b. able-bodied seaman
(in the US) Bachelor of Arts
(esp in postal addresses) Alberta (Canada)
a human blood type of the ABO group, containing both the A antigen and the B antigen
British Dictionary definitions for ab- (3 of 4)
away from; off; outside of; opposite to: abnormal; abaxial; aboral
British Dictionary definitions for ab- (4 of 4)
denoting a cgs unit of measurement in the electromagnetic system: abvolt
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