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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
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In order to enhance traffic safety, the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) has amended the Vehicle Safety Testing Directions to specify that, as of New Year's Day 2019, new scooters with 125 cc engines or smaller should be equipped with an ABS or combined braking system (CBS), and scooters with motors that are 126 cc or larger must have ABS installed.
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The innovative joint project, focused on tug and barge designs, used a detailed 3D-model environment that seamlessly integrates with the ABS classification processes.
Prior to joining ABS, Simpson spent 35 years at The Boeing Company in various leadership positions in the satellite and launch divisions.
ABS current chairman, and industry veteran of more than 30 years, Jim Frownfelter, is the interim CEO.
A new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Market - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2014 - 2022, projects that the global ABS market is expected to reach $41 billion by 2022, growing at a CAGR of 8.2% during the forecast period.
Tom Choi, CEO of ABS commented that "SMV's FreeViewSat will be very attractive for Indonesia by providing great quality international and unique domestic programming to the entire country.
Hence, blending of PP with ABS would be desirable to achieve higher impact strength without losing additional positive properties of each polymer and, moreover, widening its scope of applications [2], Frounchi and Burford [1] and Gupta et al.
Clear ABS (strictly speaking MABS) cannot compete with the impact resistance of impact grades of ABS nor the heat resistance of high heat grades of ABS.