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The rush to coalition, including a badly-negotiated deal on AV.
Av Harris, a spokesman for the Connecticut secretary of state, said he thought Election Day would go smoothly.Scramble Ahead of Election Day in Areas Hardest Hit by Sandy|Ben Jacobs|November 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A handful of people—two full time and others on a more casual basis—make up the AV team in his office in Dharamsala, India.Dalai Lama, Twitter Rock Star: The Virtual Influence of His Holiness|Melinda Liu|August 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The fast of the Ninth of Av is not intended to decry only past pain (though that too) but present political misdeeds.
The day that is upon us in the heat of the summer is the fast of the Ninth day of the Hebrew month of Av.
When you make a house only of posts and thatch, call it av'a-tšoamkuk.Seven Mohave Myths|A. L. Kroeber
Why would we want money whin there's gowld to be had for the diggin', av we got lave to dig it?Ireland as It Is|Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
As for yer not bein' av the prastely office, I'll jist lay hands on ye an' qualify ye for the same.
Av we quit this nest we'd be drappin' the natest job two lads ever tackled.Out of a Labyrinth|Lawrence L. Lynch
Oi've noticed nist eggs are moighty foine things to hav', av ye kept thim warm.Frank Merriwell's Son|Burt L. Standish
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Word Origin and History for av
abbreviation of Authorized Version (of the English Bible, 1611) attested from 1868.