AFAR


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AcronymDefinition
AFARAmerican Federation for Aging Research
AFARAirborne Field Artillery Regiment (US Army)
AFARArmy Federal Acquisition Regulation
AFARAmerican Foundation for Animal Rescue
AFARAzores Fixed Acoustic Range
AFARAttained False Alarm Rate
AFARAnnales Française d'Anesthésie et de Réanimation (French)
AFARAdvanced/Airborne Fixed-Array Radar
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The island was deserted, and the sun seemed to cover it with its fiery glance; afar off, a few small fishing boats studded the bosom of the blue ocean.
As they approached the shore, the unlucky tin box of John Reed, shining afar like the brilliant helmet of Euryalus, caught their eyes.
When ye fight with a Wolf of the Pack, ye must fight him alone and afar, Lest others take part in the quarrel, and the Pack be diminished by war.
nothing earthly save the thrill Of melody in woodland rill - Or (music of the passion-hearted) Joy's voice so peacefully departed That like the murmur in the shell, Its echo dwelleth and will dwell - Oh, nothing of the dross of ours - Yet all the beauty - all the flowers That list our Love, and deck our bowers - Adorn yon world afar, afar - The wandering star.
It is better to sound a person, with whom one deals afar off, than to fall upon the point at first; except you mean to surprise him by some short question.
In doing this, he saw afar off something bright and shining and calling to his companions said, 'There must be a house no great way off, for I see a light.
When I contemplated these relations between us four which have so brightened my life and so invested it with new interests and pleasures, I certainly did contemplate, afar off, the possibility of you and your pretty cousin here (don't be shy, Ada, don't be shy, my dear
He was the witness of a thousand little scenes between the gypsy and the deaf man, the pantomime of which, viewed from afar and commented on by his passion, appeared very tender to him.
She viewed it from afar by stretching out her hand; she stooped to see how it looked near the ground; she considered its effect on the right of her and on the left of her and through one eye at a time.
And so saying he craned his neck forward and looked afar off.
1-18) I will remember and not be unmindful of Apollo who shoots afar.
Pinocchio saw the Carabineer from afar and tried his best to escape between the legs of the big fellow, but without success.