ABS


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ABS

abbr.
1. antilock braking system
2. asset-backed security

abs

(æbz)
pl n
informal abdominal muscles

ABS

abbreviation for
(Elements & Compounds) acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene: any of a range of tough copolymers used esp for making moulded articles

abs

(æbz)
n.pl. Informal.
abdominal muscles.
[1980–85, Amer.]

ABS


n.
a strong, lightweight plastic that is a copolymer of acrylonitrile, butadiene, and styrene.

ABS

antilock braking system.

abs-

var. of ab-, before c and t: abscond; abstract.

abs.

1. absent.
2. absolute.
3. abstract.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ABS - any of a class of composite plastics used to make car bodies and cases for computers and other appliances
plastic - generic name for certain synthetic or semisynthetic materials that can be molded or extruded into objects or films or filaments or used for making e.g. coatings and adhesives
Translations
ABSblokkolásgátló fékberendezés

ABS

N ABBR =antilock braking systemABS m

abs

[ˈæbz] npl (= abdominal muscles) → abdos mplABS brakes [ˌeɪbiːɛsˈbreɪks] nplfreins mpl ABS

ABS

abbr of anti-lock braking system; ABS brakesABS-Bremsen pl

abs

pl (inf) abbr of abductorsBauchmuskeln pl; abs pl and pecs plBauch- und Brustmuskeln pl
References in classic literature ?
learning' remain in your report; you have as much right, I suppose, to 'adorn your page' with Zulu and Chinese and Choctaw rubbish as others of your sort have to adorn theirs with insolent odds and ends smouched from half a dozen learned tongues whose A-B ABS they don't even know.
The producer and filler of the steel cartridges used in airbag systems has informed ABS that the steel cartridges supplied may have been contaminated with machining residues during the filling process.
The aim of this work is to get a better understanding of the effect of changing rubber content in wide range on properties of PC/ABS blends with different compositions, that is to say the blends is ABS rich, PC rich, or with intermediate compositions.
has a new clear TPE alloy that is bondable to polar substrates such as PC, ABS, PC/PETG, and PC/PBT.
Until the bulb is replaced, assume the ABS is not working.
ABS Pump Group, since many years one of the world's leading manufacturers of pumps and agitators for pulp and paper industry and for water and waste water industry, has launched a new organization concept to better serve the needs of the pulp and paper industry.
With the addition of the new software, CMS' line of Desktop ABS solutions now provides USB 2.
Hause said she feels confident when she bares her abs - they are toned from consistent stretches and abdominal exercises several times a week at Bally's Fitness Center in Costa Mesa.
When the researchers analyzed what makes microscopic cracks worsen, they found that ABS materials vary in the amount of stress they absorb before they break.
In the year of 2007, the apparent consumption of ABS plastic in China rose to 3.
Because the three-monomer system could be tailored to yield different balances of properties, ABS grew to become the largest-volume engineering thermoplastic.