abs.


abs.
1. absent.
2. absolute.
3. abstract.

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abbrev
1. Absence
2. Absent
3. (also absol.) absolute
4. (also absol.) absolutely
5. Absorbent
6. (also abstr.) abstract

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prefix. the form of ab-1 (Cf.ab-) before c and t, as in abscond, abstain.
abs.,
1. absent.
2. a) absolute. b) absolutely.
3. abstract.
ABS (no periods),
1. acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (a heavy-duty plastic).
2. alkyl benzene sulfonate (the basis of most hard detergents). The molecules of ABS cannot be broken down completely in sewage treatment systems.

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