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ABC

 (ā′bē-sē′)
n. often ABCs
1. The alphabet: learned her ABCs when she was three years old.
2. The rudiments of reading and writing.
3. The rudiments of a subject: taught the ABCs of geometry.

ABC

n
1. (plural in US) the rudiments of a subject
2. an alphabetical guide to a subject
3. (often plural in US) the alphabet

ABC

abbreviation for
1. (Military) (formerly, of weapons or warfare) atomic, biological, and chemical
2. (Broadcasting) Australian Broadcasting Corporation
3. (Broadcasting) American Broadcasting Company
4. (Marketing) Audit Bureau of Circulation
5. (Peoples) Austral Australian-born Chinese: a person with Chinese parents, born and raised in Australia
6. (Peoples) US American-born Chinese: a person with Chinese parents, born and raised in the US
7. (Law) Brit acceptable behaviour contract: a voluntary written agreement between someone who has been involved in anti-social behaviour and a local agency such as a housing association, council, or police

ABC

1. Advance Booking Charter.
2. Alcoholic Beverage Control.
3. American Broadcasting Companies (a television network).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ABC - the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural)ABC - the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural); "he mastered only the rudiments of geometry"
basic principle, fundamental principle, fundamentals, basics, bedrock - principles from which other truths can be derived; "first you must learn the fundamentals"; "let's get down to basics"
plural, plural form - the form of a word that is used to denote more than one

ABC

noun
2. alphabet, letters By this age children should be able to count to ten and recite their ABC.
Translations
ألأَبْجَدِيَهالأُسُس
abecedazáklady
ABCalfabetbasisviden
frumatriîi, undirstöîuatriîistafrófiî
abėcėlėpagrindai
ābecealfabētspamati
abeceda
alfabetemel bilgi

ABC

[ˈeɪbiːˈsiː] N ABBR
1. (= alphabet) → abecé m
it's as easy or simple as ABCes coser y cantar, es facilísimo
the ABC of Politics (as title) → el Abecé de la Política
2. (US) =American Broadcasting Company
3. (Australia) =Australian Broadcasting Commission

ABC

1
n (lit, fig)Abc nt; it’s as easy as ABCdas ist doch kinderleicht

ABC

[ˌeɪbiːˈsiː]
1. n (Am) (also ABC's npl) → abbiccì m inv, alfabeto
as easy as ABC → facile come bere un bicchier d'acqua
2. n abbr =American Broadcasting Company rete televisiva americana

ABC

(eibiːˈsiː) noun
1. the alphabet. The child has not learnt his ABC.
2. the simplest and most basic knowledge. the ABC of engineering.
References in classic literature ?
Now, madam, these triangles are equal; please note that the angle ABC.
If ever Miss Rachel marries, Chailey, pray that she may marry a man who doesn't know his ABC.
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Boards of directors at both companies have approved the move to combine ABC Radio, which includes 22 radio stations and the ABC Radio Networks, with Citadel by the end of the year.
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At one of its corporate data centers, ABC Company has a total of 108 Windows 2000 and 110 Unix application/file servers and its IT Department manages over 45 terabytes (TB) of storage capacity across its heterogeneous DAS/NAS/SAN infrastructure.
Unfortunately, this doesn't stop anti-abortionists from presenting the ABC link as an undisputed fact, even manufacturing the lie that half of all abortion patients will go on to develop breast cancer.
Report the fraud or illegal act directly to the audit committee of ABC's board of directors (or to the board itself if ABC does not have an audit committee).
In his book, he alleges that ABC News President Roone Arledge "seemed to like giving male renditions of the song, 'I'm Jist a Girl Who Cain't Say No.
Siemens Communications' experience with customer contact centers, strength in wireless communications and key relationships with other Siemens divisions and other strategic corporate partners convinced ABC to choose Siemens over all competitors.
Launch Communications Program for KPMG's Advisory Practice Gordon Braun-Woodbury, ABC KPMG LLP Toronto, Ontario, Canada