(redirected from Anti-ballistic missile)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ABMAnti-Ballistic Missile
ABMAmerican Business Media (New York, NY)
ABMAccount-Based Marketing
ABMActivity Based Management
ABMAdvanced Battery Management (Sprint)
ABMAgent-Based Modeling
ABMAccountancy, Business and Management (Philippine educational system)
ABMAdvisory Board Meeting (various organizations)
ABMAnnual Business Meeting (various organizations)
ABMAcademy of Breastfeeding Medicine
ABMAventure du Bout du Monde (French travelers' network)
ABMAnat Baniel Method (San Rafael, CA)
ABMAgriculture Business Management (various schools)
ABMAudio Album File
ABMAuxiliary Battery Module
ABMAccunet Bandwidth Manager
ABMAuthentication and Billing Manager
ABMAdvanced Battery Management
ABMAsynchronous Balanced Mode
ABMAlliance Bank Malaysia
ABMAutomated Banking Machine (Canada)
ABMAgaricus Blazei Murill (Brazilian mushroom, possible immune-builder and cancer-fighter)
ABMArbeitsbeschaffungsmaßnahme (German: Re-Employment Program)
ABMAssistant Branch Manager (banking)
ABMArea Based Management (marine zoning)
ABMAvrupa Bilgi Merkezi (Istanbul, Turkey)
ABMAntique Boat Museum
ABMAbeam (aviation)
ABMArab Business Machine (est. 1986; Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
ABMAssistant Brand Manager (marketing)
ABMAmerican Beer Month
ABMAutomatic Banking Machine (Canadian name for ATM)
ABMAsociación de Banqueros de México (Mexican Bankers’ Association)
ABMAnything but Microsoft
ABMAir Battle Manager (USAF)
ABMAll By Myself (gaming clan)
ABMAcute Bacterial Meningitis
ABMAutomatic Bread Machine
ABMAir Battle Management
ABMAbandoned Mine (mining industry)
ABMAnglican Board of Mission (Australia)
ABMAuxiliary Board Member (Bahá'í Faith)
ABMArtificial Baby Milk
ABMArea Business Manager (various organizations)
ABMBamaga, Queensland, Australia (Airport Code)
ABMActivity Based Methodology (system architect supports IADE for the Activity Based Methodology)
ABMAsynchronous Balance Mode
ABMAngry Bald Man (blog)
ABMAviation Boatswain's Mate (USN rating)
ABMApogee Boost Motor
ABMAir Breathing Missile
ABMAir Burst Munition
ABMAnyone But Me
ABMAgence Bordelaise de Mannequins (French modeling agency)
ABMAttention Bond Mechanism
ABMAcid-Base Metabolism (biological chemistry)
ABMAll 'Bout Money
ABMAutomatic Building Machine
ABMAmerican Building Maintenance Industries, Inc.
ABMAlgeria Business Multimedia (Algiers, Algeria)
ABMAnalog Behavioral Model
ABMAdvanced Bandwidth Management
ABMAerobraking Maneuver
ABMAstro Bassée Montois (French astronomy association)
ABMAdaptive Bandwidth Management
ABMActivity Based Metrics
ABMAccess Bandwidth Manager
ABMAggregate Bearer Measurement
ABMAuthentication Billing Manager (Lucent)
ABMAcoustic Body Music (Swedish novelty act)
ABMArmy's Best Mofo's (gaming clan)
ABMAbrasive Blasting Material
ABMAroostook Band of Micmacs
ABMArmor Breakpoint Model
ABMAssigned Board Member (of the Editorial Review Board)
ABMAlex Brandon Ministries (Phelan, CA)
ABMAcunet Bandwidth Manager (AT&T)
ABMAgile Beam Management
ABMAir Blown Masonry
ABMActive Buffer Management
ABMArea Base Maintenance
ABMApogee Burn Maneuver
ABMAutomotive Base Mechanic (uncertified, slang shadetree mechanic)
ABMAggressive Behavior Management
ABMAutomatic Batch Mixing
ABMAcquisition and Business Management (replaced API&A) (DON)
References in periodicals archive ?
This system includes a radar station with a direction range of 1,000 kilometers, which could be deployed in Bulgaria, for example, as well as anti-ballistic missiles that can intercept targets within a radius of 200 kilometers at an altitude of 100-150 kilometers.
These anti-ballistic missiles are designed to destroy attacking long-range enemy ballistic missiles.
During the administration of Richard Nixon, Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) culminated in 1972 in the ABM treaty, which limited each side to two ground-based anti-ballistic missile sites (later reduced to one).
He claimed the events of September 11 meant America could no longer abide by the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty signed with Russia in 1972.
Bush had packed his administration with champions of national missile defense and put the world on notice that he would amend the 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty with Russia, which bans the kind of missile-defense testing and construction scheduled to begin next year.
Rumsfeld directed the Defense U Department's Ballistic Missile Defense Organization (BMDO) not to consider the elements of the Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty, "as an inhibitor" in the way it executes the National Missile Defense (NMD) program, BMDO director Air Force Lt.
The Bush proposal to move full speed ahead with missile defense, even if it means abandoning the 1972 Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty, could halt progress toward nuclear arms reductions and spark a new global arms race.
the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty with Russia applies to a Cold War situation that is today entirely different; and
Moscow has maintained that the US project would be a threat to international stability because it violates the 1972 anti-ballistic missile treaty that prohibits the development of an anti-missile shield over the entire country).
Yet the very nature of the threat which could cause extensive destruction and casualties demands a response from anti-ballistic missile (ABM) operators that must be of the very highest order.
AMERICANS are again scurrying through the arguments about whether to try to institute an anti-ballistic missile defense, now dealing with many present and future "rogue" states instead of just the Soviet Union of Ronald Reagan's era.