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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
ABAndhra Bank
ABAccess Burst
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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First to his mind, naturally, had sprung the thought that Astok of Dusar had stolen the fair Ptarthian; but almost simultaneously with the report of the abduction had come news of the great fetes at Dusar in honour of the return of the jeddak's son to the court of his father.
There is the law of Abduction! Despotism in a free country--that's what I call it!"
I can tell you this, Launce, if I am to be persuaded into marrying you, the law of Abduction is the only thing that will induce me to do it.
The old rajah's body, indeed, now appeared upon the burning pyre; and the priests, recovered from their terror, perceived that an abduction had taken place.
An eloquent look from D'Artagnan made it clear to Monk that these two men, so brave and so loyal, had not acted in concert for his abduction. He knew already it could not be so.
"Yes; but that abduction had for its object the betrayal of my mistress, to draw from me by torture confessions that might compromise the honor, and perhaps the life, of my august mistress."
Among the officers in the last boats to put off from the cruiser was the commander of the vessel; and when he had heard the story of Jane's abduction, he generously called for volunteers to accompany Professor Porter and Clayton in their search.
It was two days before the absence of De Vac was noted, and then it was that one of the lords in waiting to the King reminded his majesty of the episode of the fencing bout, and a motive for the abduction of the King's little son became apparent.
Miss Miggs remarked, and very justly, as an abstract sentiment which happened to occur to her at the moment, that she dared to say the locksmith and his wife would murmur, and repine, if they were ever, by forcible abduction, or otherwise, to lose their child; but that we seldom knew, in this world, what was best for us: such being our sinful and imperfect natures, that very few arrived at that clear understanding.
In a word, the single gentleman was bursting out of the office, bent upon laying violent hands on Kit's mother, forcing her into a post-chaise, and carrying her off, when this novel kind of abduction was with some difficulty prevented by the joint efforts of Mr Abel and the Notary, who restrained him by dint of their remonstrances, and persuaded him to sound Kit upon the probability of her being able and willing to undertake such a journey on so short a notice.
Williamson and Woodley were both tried for abduction and assault, the former getting seven years the latter ten.
This book presents as well applications of the several distinctions of abduction introduced earlier.