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AZArizona (US postal abbreviation)
AZAlgemeen Ziekenhuis (general hospital; Belgium)
AZAlkmaar-Zaanstreek (Dutch soccer team)
AZAgenda for Zambia
AZAutonomen Zentrum (German rock band)
AZAvoda Zara (Hebrew: idol worship; Jewish criticism of Christianity)
AZAmerican Zettler, Inc (Aliso Viejo, CA general industrial manufacturer)
AZAzinhaga (Portuguese: country lane; postal usage)
AZApplication Zone
AZZ-Axis Acceleration
AZAcme Zone (Biostratigraphy)
AZAscheim-Zondek test (medical diagnosis)
AZ(USN Rating) Aviation Maintenance Administrationman
AZAbove Zone
AZAuthority Zero (band)
AZAssault Zones
AZAzerbaijan (top-level domain name)
AZAwkward Zombie
AZAdrenaline Zone (St Charles, MO laser-tag gaming business)
AZAlitalia (Airline Code)
AZAcademisch Ziekenhuis (University Hospital Flemish, Belgium)
AzArea under the ROC Curve (mathematics)
AZAsthma
AZAbsolute Zero
AZAirship (lighter than air craft) tender (Naval ship type; designation no longer used)
AZAbendzeitung (Southern German Newspaper)
AZAktenzeichen (German: Reference Number)
AZAstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals
AZAzimuth
AZAzure (Heraldic Blue)
References in classic literature ?
No, no, I mistake -- the sea is perfidious: your eyes are as deep as the azure yonder -- look
and the grand hall, with its gilding, its azure, its statues, its pointed arches, its pillars, its immense vault, all fretted with carvings?
There was a feeling of freshness and vigour in the very streets; and when I got free of the town, when my foot was on the sands and my face towards the broad, bright bay, no language can describe the effect of the deep, clear azure of the sky and ocean, the bright morning sunshine on the semicircular barrier of craggy cliffs surmounted by green swelling hills, and on the smooth, wide sands, and the low rocks out at sea--looking, with their clothing of weeds and moss, like little grass-grown islands--and above all, on the brilliant, sparkling waves.
Besides, I've been feeling a little blue -- just a pale, elusive azure.
So he stood waist-deep in the grass and looked regretfully across the rolling savannah and the soft-swelling foothills to the Lion's Head, a massive peak of rock that upreared into the azure from the midmost centre of Guadalcanar, a landmark used for bearings by every coasting mariner, a mountain as yet untrod by the foot of a white man.
He saw no beauty in the sunshine sifting down through the green leaves, nor did the azure vault of the sky whisper as of old and hint of cosmic vastness and secrets trembling to disclosure.
She was clad in flowing, fluffy robes of soft material that reminded Dorothy of woven cobwebs, only it was colored in soft tintings of violet, rose, topaz, olive, azure, and white, mingled together most harmoniously in stripes which melted one into the other with soft blendings.
He had on him a gown with wide sleeves, of a kind of water chamelot of an excellent azure colour, far more glossy than ours.
It looks like solidified azure, as, far off, it is drawn through the streets.
Oh, Lovely Maiden with Azure Hair," cried Pinocchio, "open, I beg of you.
Above, the sky is stainless blue--blue as the sea itself, which under the forefoot is of the colour and sheen of azure satin.
This, however, is my blessing: to stand above everything as its own heaven, its round roof, its azure bell and eternal security: and blessed is he who thus blesseth!