AFH

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AcronymDefinition
AFHAdaptive Frequency Hopping
AFHAdult Family Home
AFHAway From Home
AFHAir Force Headquarters (various locations)
AFHAthletes for Hope (est. 2007)
AFHAssociation Française de Haiku (French: French Haiku Association)
AFHAssociation Française du Hautbois (French: French Oboe Association)
AFHAir Force Hospital (various locations)
AFHAngels from Hell (gaming clan)
AFHArmy Family Housing
AFHAssociation Française d'Histotechnologie (French: French Histotechnology Association)
AFHAdult Foster Home
AFHAdvanced Frequency Hopping
AFHArt for Healing
AFHAir Force Handbook
AFHAsklepios Future Hospital (Germany)
AFHAmerican Federation of Herpetoculturists
AFHAtlantic Fish Health (Charlottetown, PEI, Canada)
AFHAdministration, Finance, and Human Resources
AFHAssociation Française d'Hémophilie
AFHAviation For Humanity
References in classic literature ?
'Why, there's one thing to be said of it,' returned Tom, pushing his chair from him, and standing up; 'it will be getting away from home.'
Vronsky was never at Alexey Alexandrovitch's house, but Anna saw him away from home, and her husband was aware of it.
Pontellier was always very generous with the contents of such a box; she was quite used to receiving them when away from home. The pates and fruit were brought to the dining-room; the bonbons were passed around.
So he wrote to Giovanni Fogliani that, having been away from home for many years, he wished to visit him and his city, and in some measure to look upon his patrimony; and although he had not laboured to acquire anything except honour, yet, in order that the citizens should see he had not spent his time in vain, he desired to come honourably, so would be accompanied by one hundred horsemen, his friends and retainers; and he entreated Giovanni to arrange that he should be received honourably by the Fermians, all of which would be not only to his honour, but also to that of Giovanni himself, who had brought him up.
He spent the greater part of his time away from home, at dinners, parties, and balls.
He saw no necessity for anyone's losing their equilibrium merely because their sister or their daughter had stayed away from home.
My husband, Joel Hetman, was away from home; the servants slept in another part of the house.
"My dear chap," I cried, "you have been too long away from home. What a question to ask!
He controlled a line of grain elevators in the little towns along the railroad to the west of us, and was away from home a great deal.
Rather, from the strange fact that the robber had left no traces, and had happened to know the nick of time, utterly incalculable by mortal agents, when Silas would go away from home without locking his door, the more probable conclusion seemed to be, that his disreputable intimacy in that quarter, if it ever existed, had been broken up, and that, in consequence, this ill turn had been done to Marner by somebody it was quite in vain to set the constable after.
They scoured the roads, they searched the woods and all quarters, and at the end of three days they found the flighty Leandra in a mountain cave, stript to her shift, and robbed of all the money and precious jewels she had carried away from home with her.
It is my idea that the Easterly Wind helps the ships away from home in the wicked hope that they shall all come to an untimely end and be heard of no more.