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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
ABAccess Burst
ABAndhra Bank
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
ABAuthorization Basis
ABAddress Buffer
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
ABAsker and Bærum (Norwegian hospital)
ABAyan Baqur (Asheron's Call game)
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)
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These were used to achieve air bursts over troops in the open and those concealed in open-topped firing positions and dense vegetation.
The Marine Corps' requirements were similar as they intended using the new round to engage dismounted infantry and squad in wedge formation, hence the need for air burst with time fuse and axial and radial fragments.
Rheinmetall is currently developing air burst 40 mm medium velocity grenades, with an IR programming system that allows them to be used from any rifle, provided the programming system is mounted on the weapon.
would be developed as the XM8, and die grenade launcher would become the XM25 Air Burst Weapon.
The US air force dropped a 10-ton MOAB - Massive Ordnance Air Burst - on one of its ranges at Eglin, Florida.
Contract notice: request for participation for the acquisition of 40 x 53 mm high velocity programmable air burst ammunition (40 mm hv p-abm)
The Army has already deployed five XM-25 since November 2010: according to Army sources in the one month operational assessment phase the XM-25 was used in nine combat engagements, during which 55 HEAB (High Explosive Air Burst) rounds were fired in anger, the new weapon having been used in infantry, infantry heavy weapons and cavalry scout platoons.
The developmental common fuze approach was successfully demonstrated in a variety of applications, including the companys proprietary Programmable Air Burst Munition (PABM) for both 30mm and 40mm ammunition.
The Pyros fuse can be set in three different modes: height-of-burst, thus providing an air burst capability, point detonation, and delay, the latter allowing to exploit kinetic energy to penetrate roofs or walls before the fragmentation warhead detonates inside the building (its reduced dimensions limit collateral damages).
a 150 mgd raw water intake facility comprised of two sluicing channel intake structures, two intake valve vaults, raw water piping, and an air burst system.
Trainees can now engage simulated targets with air burst or impact using the simulated FFV441 HE round, impact and delay with the FFV502 HEDP round, illuminate or obscure the battlefield with the FFV545 Illumination or FFV469 Smoke rounds and engage armoured vehicles with the FFV551 HEAT rounds.