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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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