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AcronymDefinition
ACAdult Contemporary (radio format)
ACArea Code
ACAlternating Current (electricity; physics)
ACAuthor's Correction
ACAnte Cibum (Latin: Before Meals)
ACAir Conditioning/Conditioner
ACAccess Card
ACAtlantic City
ACAlice Cooper (musician)
ACAccess Control
ACAir Canada (airline code)
ACAnnual Conference (Church of the Brethren)
ACAll Clear
ACAmerican College
ACAssociated Content (Yahoo)
ACAdvisory Circular (aviation)
ACAudio Codec
ACAthletic Club
ACApple Computer
ACAcademic Institution (DNS zone for UK academic institutions; as in .ac.uk)
ACAce Combat (video games 1-5)
ACAccept (ITU-T)
ACAircraft
ACAdvisory Committee
ACAdvanced Computing
ACAir Compressor
ACAge Concern (UK)
ACAnderson Cooper (news correspondent)
ACAnimal Control
ACAntigua
ACAutoCAD
ACActual Cost
ACAnimal Crossing (video game)
ACAdvent Children (movie sequel to Final Fantasy VII game)
ACAcceptance Criteria
ACAverage Cost
ACAfter Coupon
ACAutomobile Club
ACAssociazione Calcio (Italian: soccer club)
ACAberdeen College
ACAtomic Clock
ACAccount Code (Sprint BCS-29)
ACAssistant Coach
ACArmored Core (video game)
ACAccount Current
ACAdapter Card (FS-1037c)
ACAir-Cooled
ACAcute
ACAnalytical Chemistry
ACActive Component
ACAustralian Capital Territory
ACAfrican Caribbean
ACArmy Corps
ACAmherst College
ACAuxiliary Contact
ACAcceleration (Front Page Sports Football '95 et al)
ACAir Cargo
ACAcre (state of Brazil)
ACAuthentication Code (telecommunications)
ACAssassin's Creed (videogame)
ACAir Carrier
ACAircraft Carrier
ACAachen (Germany)
ACAccountancy
ACArm Chair
ACAnonymous Coward (Slashdot)
ACAxiom of Choice (math)
ACAir Combat (game)
ACAscension Island (top level domain)
ACAlameda County
ACAssembly Complete
ACAlan Cox (Linux kernel hacker)
ACAtmospheric Chemistry
ACAccess Category
ACArc Consistency (constraint programming AI research)
ACAllis Chalmers (manufacturer of agriculture and industrial equipment)
ACAsheron's Call (game)
ACAccounting Clerk
ACArea of Concern (school grading system)
ACAdjacent Channel
ACAssessment Center
ACAsphalt Concrete
ACAir Corps
ACApplication Context
ACAnterior Chamber
ACActivated Charcoal
ACAdjudicator
ACAccount Control
ACAsociación Civil (Spanish: Civil Partnership)
ACArithmetic Coding
ACAssociation for Coaching (London, UK)
ACApplied Cryptography (book)
ACAdministrative Control
ACAction Code
ACAir Controller
ACAccess Channel
ACAero Club
ACActinium
ACAction for Change (Mauretania)
ACAir Curtain
ACAppeals Council (Social Security)
ACAutocheck
ACApple Cider
ACAnalog Computer
ACAudit Commission (UK)
ACAir Traffic Controller (USN Rating)
ACAir Change
ACAcoustic Coupler
ACAbdominal Circumference (obstetrics)
ACAleister Crowley (novelist)
ACAssistant Commissioner
ACAllied Command
ACAutonomic Computing
ACAngelina College
ACAdenylate Cyclase
ACAffinity Chromatography
ACAnglican Communion
ACAircraft Commander
ACAquatic Center
ACAlpha Centauri (game)
ACAfter Class
ACAsphalt Cement
ACAdvent Christian
ACAcademic Complex
ACAlgorithmic Complexity
ACAnthrocon (anthropomorphics convention)
ACAdvocacy Center
ACAuto Clicker (gaming)
ACAcromioclavicular (shoulder joint)
ACAssociation Class
ACAlignment Check
ACAssistant Camera (film production)
ACAnderson College (South Carolina)
ACAlbion College (Albion, MI)
ACAnti Christ
ACArea Coordinator
ACArmor Class
ACAlcohol Concentration
ACAkademikernes Centralorganisation
ACAndersen Consulting
ACArchival Collection
ACAugustana College (ELCA college, Sioux Falls, SD)
ACArmored Cable (electricity)
ACAdvanced CMos
ACAbsorption Chiller
ACAsbestos Cement
ACAltocumulus (cloud formation)
ACAmount Claimed
ACAir Commodore
ACAgir Ensemble Contre le Chômage (Paris, France)
ACAllergic Conjunctivitis
ACAfter Christ
ACAsphalt Content
ACAntecubital
ACAcetyl Group (chemistry)
ACAssist Control (ventilation)
ACAutomatic Computer
ACAlicyclic
ACAsotin County (Washington)
ACAmphibious Corps (US DoD)
ACAutocannon
ACActual Count
ACAutomation Company
ACAuto Carrier (chassis supplier of original Cobra roadster)
ACAdmirals Club
ACAsynchronous Communications
ACAir Cadets
ACAttenuation Correction
ACAir Conduction
ACAntioch College (Yellow Springs, OH)
ACAnthony Carter (ex-NFL player)
ACAlternative Certification (teaching)
ACAuxiliary Circuit
ACAppeal Cases
ACAssociate Commissioner
ACArc Cutting
ACAcquisition Center
ACAccess Customer
ACAcción Ciudadana (Spanish: citizen action; Guatemala)
ACAnno Christi (Latin: In the Year of Christ; epigraphy)
ACAdvanced Catalyst (research team; Japan)
ACArea Commander
ACAgent Code
ACAircraftman
ACAylesbury College (Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, UK)
ACAssistant Chef
ACArret Cardiaque
ACAfter Colony (Gundam Wing animated series)
ACAfter Colony
ACAttribute Certificate
ACAdded Copy (libraries)
ACAsbury College (Kentucky, USA)
ACAssociation Control
ACAmbassador College
ACAdoptionscentrum (Sweden)
ACAscension Islands (ISO country code)
ACAngel Crew (band)
ACAirspace Control
ACAdvance Construction
ACAnte Christum (Latin: Before Christ)
ACAtlas Centaur (US intermediate class expendable launch vehicle)
ACAstrographic Catalogue
ACAuthentication Center
ACArmy Component
ACAppellation Contrôlée (beverages)
ACAmerican Choppers (TV series)
ACAttachment Circuit
ACAntenna Controller
ACAccess Concentrators
ACAdvanced Challenge (activity, Camp Yawgoog, BSA)
ACApelação Cível (Civil Appeal; Brazil)
ACAcid Ceramidase
ACAdams Central (High School; Hastings, NE)
ACAutomatic Callback (Bellcore)
ACAnonymous Caller
ACAviation Challenge
ACAuto-Cannon (gaming, Mechwarrior)
ACAdriamycin and Cytoxan (chemotherapy protocol)
ACAviation Cadet
ACAerodynamic Center
ACAdministrative Complex
ACAiming Circle (field artillery aiming instrument)
ACAnalysis Console
ACAssociativity and Commutativity (math)
ACAelod Cynulliad (Welsh: Member of the National Assembly for Wales)
ACAvanti Cristo (Italian: Before Christ)
ACArea Commissioner (UK scouting)
ACActual Commitment
ACAmbient Computing (Workshop)
ACAcquisition Category
ACAssociate Contractor
ACAttack Center
ACAryan Circle (gang)
ACAgent Cost (Sprint)
ACAnswer Complete
ACAddictions Counselor (New Life Ministries)
ACActive Counter
ACAnarchist's Cookbook
ACArmoured Core (game)
ACAustin Croshere (NBA player)
ACAutomatic Correlation
ACAbsolute Ceiling
ACActive Classroom (education)
ACAdjustment Center (prisons)
ACAktivacní Centrum (Czech: Activation Center)
ACAerocasillas SA
ACApollo's Chariot (Busch Gardens roller coaster)
ACAnthony Consulting (Yorktown, VA)
ACAlternate Call (listing)
ACAuthorized Consultants
ACAccountability Measurement
ACAromatherapy Council
ACAir Controlman
ACAir Coordinator
ACAshbury College (Canada)
ACApplication Control Architecture
ACAtmospheric Corrector
ACAwaiting Connection
ACAffinitätschromatographie (German)
ACAffirmative Constructive (debate)
ACAirframe Change
ACAcademia Cotopaxi (Quito, Ecuador)
ACAnte Cenam (Latin: Before a Meal)
ACAltai Consulting
ACAuscultacion Cardiaca (Spanish: Cardiac Auscultation)
ACAssessment Counselor (New Life Ministries)
ACAssociazione Calcistica (Italian: Soccer Association)
ACAcknowledged Connectionless
ACAssigned Capital
ACAmbush At Corellia (Star Wars novel)
ACAutistics and Cousins
ACAberración Cromosómica (Spanish)
ACAnthony Calhoun (sports anchorman)
ACAuthorised Certified (seed)
ACApostolic Carmel (Catholic congregation)
ACArea Correlator
ACAnalyst Console
ACAfter Crowning (Dungeons & Dragons)
ACAgro Centro (Guatemala)
ACAllied Chat (gaming)
ACAsh Catchem (Pokémon protagonist)
ACAbstinence Committed
ACArmament Computer
ACAncho Canyon
ACAlimbic Cluster (Metroid Prime Hunters video game)
ACARTS Controller
ACAssumption Iloilo
ACAnte de Cristo (Spanish: Before Christ)
ACAttack Console
ACAttack Cargo Plane (military aircraft designation, as in AC-130)
ACAntennal Commissure
ACAtheist Crew
ACAuxilio Ciudadano (Spanish, special police & military task force)
ACAutocars and Accessories Ltd.
ACAfter Catch Yards (yards gained after catching a pass, football)
ACAllen Cowlings (OJ Simpson trial)
ACAWP Control
ACAction Chit
ACAperture Card Sil Negative
ACActive Commanding
References in classic literature ?
I met with one piece of gratitude indeed, which I did not expect; and this was, that the master of the ship, whom I had so happily delivered, and by the same means saved the ship and cargo, having given a very handsome account to the owners of the manner how I had saved the lives of the men and the ship, they invited me to meet them and some other merchants concerned, and all together made me a very handsome compliment upon the subject, and a present of almost
This is writing only to Frenchmen and to Papists: a Protestant would be desirous to know why he must imagine that Father du Bernat had a cooler head or more knowledge; and why one man whose account is singular is not more likely to be mistaken than many agreeing in the same account.
Well, as figures are rather important things to most of us, and you may have a good many accounts to keep some day, wouldn't it be wise to begin at once and learn to manage your pennies before the pounds come to perplex you?
And with a proud consciousness of serving his country wisely and well he charged that sum to the account.
I wish to clear my account with you to the last halfpenny, and I will take my shares away with me.
The author is here supposed to be writing her own history, and in the very beginning of her account she gives the reasons why she thinks fit to conceal her true name, after which there is no occasion to say any more about that.
This lord, in conjunction with Flimnap the high-treasurer, whose enmity against you is notorious on account of his lady, Limtoc the general, Lalcon the chamberlain, and Balmuff the grand justiciary, have prepared articles of impeachment against you, for treason and other capital crimes.
We should not give a more appropriate account of the individual man by stating the species to which he belonged, than we should of an individual horse by adopting the same method of definition.
He made it his business to go to Lyme, and his account was still encouraging.
Mrs Miller no sooner heard that Jones was alone (for she had not yet seen him since his release from prison) than she came eagerly into the room, and, advancing towards Jones, wished him heartily joy of his new-found uncle and his happy reconciliation; adding, "I wish I could give you joy on another account, my dear child; but anything so inexorable I never saw.
As Sindbad was relating his adventures chiefly on account of the porter, he ordered, before beginning his tale, that the burden which had been left in the street should be carried by some of his own servants to the place for which Hindbad had set out at first, while he remained to listen to the story.
He thought it indeed most necessary to entrust the people with the choice of their magistrates and the power of calling them to account; for without that they must have been slaves and enemies to the other citizens: but he ordered them to elect those only who were persons of good account and property, either out of those who were worth five hundred medimns, or those who were called xeugitai, or those of the third census, who were called horsemen.