AWK


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
AcronymDefinition
AWKAmerican Water Works Company Inc. (NYSE symbol)
AWKAwkward (proofreading)
AWKAndrew WK (band)
AWKAho, Weinberger, Kernighan (Pattern Scanning Language)
AWKAachener Werkzeugmaschinen Kolloquium (German: Aachen Machine Tool Colloquium; Aachen, Germany)
AWKAmstein, Walthert & Kleiner Group (consulting & engineering)
AWKAlabama White Knights (white supremacist group; Ku Klux Klan)
References in periodicals archive ?
The Taliban took credit for the killing, claiming that AWK was murdered for being a CIA agent.
Awk was bundled with the locally installed operating system; obviously there are other freely available scripting languages, but they were not installed, and would have had to be fetched from a remote site and compiled.
In March 2010, AWK adopted American Water Stock Direct, a dividend reinvestment and direct stock purchase plan, which enables stockholders to reinvest cash dividends and purchase additional AWK common shares without any brokerage commissions or service charges.
Tickers featured: AWK, BEST, CHLN, CHME, CPHI, CSR, EWBC, FSIN, HRBN, IMAX, NATR, RCII, WIBC.
As a result, AWK now sports an inflated 10-day ISE put/call volume ratio of 43.