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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 semiconductor fab is an extremely complex project and is dependent on three critical factors -- capital, technology, and government support.
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