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fab 1

 (făb)
n. Informal
Fabrication: building a shed of metal fab.

fab 2

 (făb)
adj. Slang
Fabulous; wonderful.

fab

(fæb)
adj
short for fabulous
interj
an expression of approval or enthusiasm

FAB

abbreviation for
1. (Brewing) flavoured alcoholic beverage
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) fuel air bomb

fab

(fæb)

adj. Slang.
fabulous.
[1960–65; by shortening]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.fab - extremely pleasing; "a fabulous vacation"
pleasing - giving pleasure and satisfaction; "a pleasing piece of news"; "pleasing in manner and appearance"

fab

adjective wonderful, great, excellent, fantastic, marvellous, mega (slang), awesome (slang), first-rate, brill (informal), out of this world (informal), mean (slang) It's a fab place for a holiday.
Translations

fab

[fæb] ADJ (Brit) → fabuloso, bárbaro, macanudo (S. Cone) , chévere (Col, Ven)

fab

[ˈfæb] adj (=fabulous) (= great) → génial(e)

fab

adj (dated inf) abbr of fabuloustoll (inf), → dufte (dated inf)
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A waiter quickly whips off his periwinkle-blue polo so Ted--the only coupled man among the Fab 5, marking 10 years with his partner--can be properly attired for the photographer.
Shipping the 10 millionth microprocessor die from AMD's Dresden facility after only 13 months of production shipments marks another impressive milestone in Fab 30's history," said Hector Ruiz, president and chief operating officer.
We are pleased with the joint development of 56nm advanced technology with Toshiba, and expect it to become a production workhorse in Fab 3 during the second half of this year.
In return for its investment, Macronix will receive equity, corresponding representation on Tower's Board of Directors and committed production capacity in the advanced fab that Tower intends to commence building within several weeks.
HSINCHU, Taiwan -- UMC (NYSE:UMC) (TSE:2303), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that the construction for its second 300mm fab in Taiwan is now fully underway, as part of the next step in the company's continuing expansion of its manufacturing complex in southern Taiwan's Tainan Science Park.
0 software offers many features never before available in a fab control package that allow chipmakers to realize the full potential of their facilities.
Thanks to tremendous government support and our great Dresden employees, Fab 30 and Fab 36 have unmatched reputations for delivering the solutions our customers need.
With a long-running reputation for operational excellence, Fab 30 is an important part of AMD's global manufacturing capabilities," said Deppe.
Our new fab in Kulim is a strategic investment into our future and an opportunity to address the world's growing demand for more efficient power controls in industrial, computing and household appliances by enabling variable speed-controlled electric motors with higher performance," said Dr.
Toshiba and SanDisk started operation of a state-of-the-art 300-millimeter (mm) wafer fab, Fab 3, in summer 2005, at Yokkaichi Operations, and have boosted the facility's capacity to meet market demand.