FOB

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AcronymDefinition
FOBFree On Board (shipping industry)
FOBForward Operating Base
FOBFall Out Boy (band)
FOBFoundation of Business (course)
FOBFaculty of Business (various locations)
FOBForum Odpowiedzialnego Biznesu (Polish: Responsible Business Forum)
FOBFront or Back
FOBFreight On Board
FOBFather Of the Bride
FOBFresh Out the Box
FOBFlat on Back
FOBFoam on Beer
FOBFord of Britain (Ford Motor Company; UK)
FOBFloating Object
FOBFree on Board
FOBFiber Optic Backbone
FOBFecal Occult Blood
FOBFiber Outlet Box
FOBFans of Barbaro (thoroughbred race horse)
FOBFresh Off the Boat
FOBFellowship of Believers (gaming environment)
FOBFamily Owned Business
FOBForward Operation(s) Base
FOBFederal Office Building
FOBFirst Order of Business
FOBForeign Object
FOBFollow-On Biologic (drug)
FOBFiberoptic Bronchoscope
FOBFuel on Board (aviation)
FOBFull Of Beans
FOBFamily of Brands
FOBFront of Book (magazine publishing)
FOBFlight Operations Building
FOBFeast of Boris (gaming)
FOBForbes Field (Topeka, Kansas airport code)
FOBFlying Other Brothers (band)
FOBFather of Baby (medical records)
FOBField Operations Bureau
FOBFull of Beer :-)
FOBFoot Over Bridge (railway stations)
FOBFestival of Bands
FOBFruit on the Bottom (yogurt)
FOBFoot of Bed
FOBField of Bone (Everquest gaming)
FOBFlat on Bottom (drafting/drawing)
FOBFractional Orbital Bombardment
FOBFound On Base
FOBFiber Optic Bundle
FOBFront Operation Base
FOBFreaked Out Because
FOBFresh Over the Border
FOBFlying Order Book (Royal Air Force)
FOBFull of Baloney :-)
FOBFreight on Buyer (shipping)
FOBFreight on Buyer
FOBFriends of Ben
FOBFlash of Brilliance
FOBForeign-Owned Bank
FOBForward Observer Bombardment
FOBFrom Origin of Business
FOBFriendly Order of Battle
FOBFresh Off the Beehangee (Korean for airplane)
FOBFollowers of the Bananameister
FOBFather Of Boys
FOBFried Onion Burger
FOBFixed Optical Bench
FOBForward Observation Battalion
FOBFriend(s) Of Bill (Clinton)
FOBFriend of Bill Wilson (Alcoholics Anonymous)
FOBFédération Officielle de Blindtest (French band)
FOBFacility Operations Branch
FOBFresh Off Broiler (Burger King)
FOBFirst Overtone Band
FOBFoot Of Bill
FOBFresh Off the Bone
FOBFront of (sound) Board (concert sound systems)
FOBFreakish Owl Boy (band)
FOBFinger-Operated Button (locked entry)
FOBFriends of the Boss
FOBFlight Operations Bulletin (aviation)
FOBFrequency Operated Button
FOBFaith of Blind (band)
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Fresh off the boat, she escaped to the Blue Mountains where the Maroons, a proud community of fierce and free blacks, reigned.