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ABBlood Type
ABAlberta
ABAlcoholic Beverage
ABAirman Basic
ABAbstract
ABAbdomen
ABAssembly Bill
ABAbonnement (philatelic catalog subscription)
ABAbout
ABAir Base
ABAbility to Perform (Common Feature; Capability Maturity Model Integration)
ABAdult Baby
ABAberdeen (postcode, UK)
ABAbortion
ABAddress Book
ABAngry Birds (gaming)
ABAt Bat (baseball, softball)
ABAction By (Internet slang)
ABAbort (ITU-T)
ABAbbot
ABAbduction
ABAncienne Belgique (Brussels, Belgium cultural center)
ABAnrufbeantworter (German: telephone answering machine)
ABApplied Biosystems
ABAll Blacks (New Zealand's national rugby team)
ABAirborne
ABAnti-Bacterial
ABAir Bag
ABAftonbladet (Swedish newspaper)
ABAirbase (US DoD)
ABAmerican Beauty (movie)
ABAntibodies
ABAble-Bodied
ABAntibiotic
ABApple Bottoms (clothing line)
ABAlter Bridge (band)
ABAble Seaman
ABApple Bloom (My Little Pony)
ABAltbau (German: older building)
ABAdded Benefit
ABAktiebolag (Swedish: Limited Company on shares)
ABAnheuser-Busch (brewery)
ABAppellate Body (various organizations)
ABAlec Baldwin
ABAgriculture Biologique (French national logo for organic products)
ABAndrea Bocelli (Italian opera tenor)
ABAmitabh Bachchan (Indian actor)
ABAlgemeen Bestuur (Dutch: General Board)
ABagent-based
ABAvailable Balance (banking)
ABAlton Brown (Good Eats TV show host)
ABAtomic Bomb
ABAchtung Baby (U2 album)
ABAll Before
ABAsha Bhosle (Indian singer)
ABAction Button
ABAcid Bath (band)
ABAntigen Binding
ABAble Bodied Seaman
ABAcross Boundaries (mental health center; Canada)
ABAmerican Bandstand
ABAnchor Bay (DVD supplier)
ABAfterburner
ABAdministrative Board
ABArt Bell
ABArcane Brilliance (World of Warcraft gaming)
ABAmplified Bible
ABAdaptive Behavior
ABAbsidia (fungi)
ABAaron Brooks (football player)
ABAcquisition Board
ABAnchor Bolt
ABActive Badge
ABAimbot
ABAnswer Back
ABAndhra Bank
ABAccess Burst
ABApical-to-Basolateral (microbiology)
ABAngelina Ballerina (American Girl doll)
ABAlt.binaries (newsgroups)
ABAlgebraic Biology
ABAir Blast
ABAfter-Burner (game)
ABAryan Brotherhood (white power group)
ABAquabats (band)
ABAir Berlin GmbH (Germany)
ABAdhesive Bonding
ABArchie Bunker (TV character)
ABsignal ground
ABArt Building (university)
ABAlcian Blue
ABAppenzeller Bahnen (German; Swiss railway company)
ABArathi Basin (World of Warcraft gaming)
ABAssembly Building
ABAid to the Blind
ABAccounts Branch
ABAppearance Bond (criminal justice)
ABAddress Bus
ABAfter Body
ABAnchor Blue (retail clothing store)
ABAschaffenburg, Germany (license plate)
ABAggregate Base (construction)
ABAntiquarian Booksellers
ABArmy Brigade
ABAir Burst
ABAmusement Business (magazine)
ABArab Bank PLC
ABAlpha Blue (Star Wars Intelligence Group)
ABAviation Boatswain's Mate (USN Rating)
ABAneroid Barometer
ABAsthmatic Bronchitis
ABAttentional Blink
ABAviation Boatswain's Mate Petty Officer (US Navy Rank)
ABArtium Baccalaureus
ABAtomic Bomberman (game)
ABAir Break
ABAsh Bin
ABCrane Ship
ABAddress Buffer
ABAuthorization Basis
ABAlliance Battle (video game)
ABAdministrative Bulletin
ABApplix Builder (file extension)
ABAlongside Berth (ships)
ABAvionics Bay
ABAssez Beau (French: fair to good; philately)
ABAda-Based
ABAsbestos Body
ABApex Beat
ABAvrupa Birliði (Turkish: European Union)
ABArchibald Brown (philatelic marking of British East Africa colony)
ABAdvanced Bus
ABAlliance of Baptists
ABApical-to-Basal
ABAsesores Bursátiles (Spanish company)
ABAvropa Birliyi (Azerbaijanian: European Union)
ABAccelerated Budget
ABAlmost Bent (function)
ABArctic Brotherhood
ABAkbar & Birbal (Hindi TV series)
ABAssumed Benefit (type of qualified retirement plan)
ABAllocated Baseline
ABAlchoholic Beverage
ABArc Brazing
ABAyan Baqur (Asheron's Call game)
ABAsker and Bærum (Norwegian hospital)
ABAfter Blackout
ABAssault Breaker
ABAlabaster Blue (University of New Hampshire a-capella group)
ABAsymmetric Balance
ABAxial Blanket (test)
ABAcmlmBoard (message board system)
ABAdiabatic Bend
ABAltered Beasts (game)
ABAxiobuccal
ABAllen Bradley Corporation
ABArtis Baccularatum (Latin: Bachelor of Arts) University Degree
ABArray Bending
ABArbeidsvoorwaarden en Beroepskwaliteit
ABAirborne Bombing
ABBothropic Antivenom
ABAmstelbrigade
ABAuntbrenda.com (Atlanta, GA)
ABArmeé Brittanique (British philatelic handstamp 1748)
References in classic literature ?
The plan proposed is, that a detachment of the able-bodied officers and men among us should set forth this very day, and make another effort to reach the nearest inhabited settlements, from which help and provisions may be dispatched to those who remain here.
So we get back again," said the captain, "to the old question--Who among the able-bodied is to go?
At home they seem to have sheltered themselves chiefly in unsubstantial wooden villages, easily destroyed and easily abandoned; For the able-bodied freemen among them the chief occupation, as a matter of course, was war.
She thought, I suppose, that every able-bodied adult in England ought to know as much as that.
Grand Cabal of Able-Bodied Sedentarians; Associated Deities of the
Ten goats, he said, was a high price for an able-bodied warrior.
To bring that about, their fellow slaves all over the world must unite in a vast international association of men pledged to share the world's work justly; to share the produce of the work justly; to yield not a farthing--charity apart--to any full-grown and able-bodied idler or malingerer, and to treat as vermin in the commonwealth persons attempting to get more than their share of wealth or give less than their share of work.
Section One, be it enacted, and so forth and so forth, that the militia shall consist of every able-bodied male citizen of the respective states, territories, and District of Columbia, who is more than eighteen and less than forty-five years of age.
May I ask if they are all large, able-bodied men with powerful voices?
On Thursday CMS issued a letter to state Medicaid Directors, providing guidance aimed at supporting efforts to engage able-bodied Medicaid recipients in work or community-engagement activities.
Sinocchi said what he hears most from both able-bodied and employees with disabilities is the desire for their manager to start an open dialogue about their needs in the workplace.
To collaborate on this vision, the organisation has partnered with Adventures Beyond Barriers Foundation, a non-profit that hosts adaptive and inclusive adventure sports that cater to various disabilities alongside able-bodied individuals.