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Words containing a, b

2 letter words containing a, b

  • ab — In some American universities, an AB is the same as a BA.

3 letter words containing a, b

  • ab- — away from; off; outside of; opposite to
  • aba — a type of cloth from Syria, made of goat hair or camel hair
  • abb — the yarn used for the warp
  • abc — The ABC of a subject or activity is the parts of it that you have to learn first because they are the most important and basic.
  • abd — all but dissertation: the stage at which a postgraduate doctoral student has completed the preparatory coursework and examinations for their doctorate, but has not yet completed a PhD dissertation

4 letter words containing a, b

  • abac — (mathematics) A nomogram.
  • abba — Swedish pop group (1972–82): comprised Benny Andersson (born 1946), Agnetha Faltskog (born 1950), Anni-Frid Lyngstad (born 1945), and Bjorn Ulvaeus (born 1945); numerous hit singles included "Waterloo" (1974), "Dancing Queen" (1977), and "The Winner Takes It All" (1980)
  • abbe — Ernst. 1840–1905, German physicist, noted for his work in optics and the microscope condenser known as the Abbe condenser
  • abby — a female given name, form of Abigail.
  • abed — in bed; on a bed

5 letter words containing a, b

  • abaca — a Philippine plant, Musa textilis, related to the banana: family Musaceae. Its leafstalks are the source of Manila hemp
  • abaci — a device for making arithmetic calculations, consisting of a frame set with rods on which balls or beads are moved.
  • aback — towards the back; backwards
  • abaco — two islands (Great Abaco and Little Abaco) in the N Bahamas. 776 sq. mi. (2010 sq. km).
  • abaft — closer to the stern than to another place on a vessel

6 letter words containing a, b

  • a-bomb — An A-bomb is an atomic bomb.
  • abacus — An abacus is a frame used for counting. It has rods with sliding beads on them.
  • abadan — a port in SW Iran, on an island in the Shatt-al-Arab delta. Pop: 307 000 (2005 est)
  • abakan — a city in S central Russia, capital of the Khakass Republic, at the confluence of the Yenisei and Abakan Rivers. Pop: 167 000 (2005 est)
  • abased — (of a charge) lower on an escutcheon than is usual: a bend abased.

7 letter words containing a, b

  • aalborg — a city and port in Denmark, in N Jutland. Pop: 121 549 (2004 est)
  • abacist — a person skilled in using an abacus.
  • abaddon — the Devil (Revelation 9:11)
  • abagtha — one of the seven eunuchs who served in the court of King Ahasuerus. Esther 1:10.
  • abalone — Abalone is a shellfish that you can eat and that has a shiny substance called mother-of-pearl inside its shell.

8 letter words containing a, b

  • abaculus — abaciscus.
  • abailardPierre [pyer] /pyɛr/ (Show IPA), Abélard.
  • abalones — a large mollusk of the genus Haliotis, having a bowllike shell bearing a row of respiratory holes, the flesh of which is used for food and the shell for ornament and as a source of mother-of-pearl.
  • abampere — the cgs unit of current in the electromagnetic system; the constant current that, when flowing through two parallel straight infinitely long conductors 1 centimetre apart, will produce a force between them of 2 dynes per centimetre: equivalent to 10 amperes
  • abapical — away from or opposite the apex

9 letter words containing a, b

  • abaciscus — Architecture. a small abacus.
  • abactinal — (of organisms showing radial symmetry) situated away from or opposite to the mouth; aboral
  • abandoned — An abandoned place or building is no longer used or occupied.
  • abandonee — a person to whom something is formally relinquished, esp an insurer having the right to salvage a wreck
  • abandoner — a person or thing that abandons

10 letter words containing a, b

  • abacterial — not caused by or characterized by the presence of bacteria
  • abalienate — (civil law, transitive) To transfer the title of from one to another; to alienate.
  • abandoning — to leave completely and finally; forsake utterly; desert: to abandon one's farm; to abandon a child; to abandon a sinking ship.
  • abaptiston — Surgery. a cone-shaped trephine designed to avoid penetration of the brain when incising the skull.
  • abba-dabba — a person or thing of little importance.

11 letter words containing a, b

  • abandonedly — in an unrestrained manner
  • abandonment — The abandonment of a place, thing, or person is the act of leaving it permanently or for a long time, especially when you should not do so.
  • abandonware — computer software which is no longer sold or supported by its publisher
  • abbevillian — the period represented by Lower Palaeolithic European sites containing the earliest hand axes, dating from the Mindel glaciation
  • abbreviated — made into a shorter form

12 letter words containing a, b

  • a-number-one — noting a vessel regarded by a shipping-classification society as being equipped to the highest standard and with equipment maintained in first-class condition.
  • abbreviation — An abbreviation is a short form of a word or phrase, made by leaving out some of the letters or by using only the first letter of each word.
  • abbreviatory — shortening
  • abd-el-kadir — 1807?–83, Algerian leader.
  • abdul-jabbar — Kareem [kuh-reem] /kəˈrim/ (Show IPA), (Ferdinand Lewis Alcindor, Jr) born 1947, U.S. basketball player.

13 letter words containing a, b

  • aaron's-beard — rose of Sharon (def 2).
  • abbreviations — a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to represent the whole, as Dr. for Doctor, U.S. for United States, lb. for pound.
  • aberdeenshire — a council area and historical county of N Scotland, on the North Sea: became part of Grampian Region in 1975 but reinstated as an independent unitary authority (with adjusted borders) in 1996: rises to the Grampian and Cairngorm Mountains in the SW: chiefly agricultural (esp sheep and stock raising). Administrative centre: Aberdeen. Pop: 229 330 (2003 est). Area 6319 sq km (2439 sq miles)
  • abnormalities — an abnormal condition, state, or quality; irregularity; deviation.
  • abolitionists — (especially prior to the Civil War) a person who advocated or supported the abolition of slavery in the U.S.

14 letter words containing a, b

  • abdominoplasty — the surgical removal of excess skin and fat from the abdomen
  • above-the-line — denoting entries printed above the horizontal line on a company's profit-and-loss account separating the entries that show how the profit (or loss) was made from the entries showing how the profit is to be distributed
  • abovementioned — mentioned or written above: The role was sung by the abovementioned Mr. Phillips.
  • absentmindedly — so lost in thought that one does not realize what one is doing, what is happening, etc.; preoccupied to the extent of being unaware of one's immediate surroundings.
  • absorbefacient — a medicine or other agent that promotes absorption

15 letter words containing a, b

  • absent-mindedly — so lost in thought that one does not realize what one is doing, what is happening, etc.; preoccupied to the extent of being unaware of one's immediate surroundings.
  • acknowledgeable — to admit to be real or true; recognize the existence, truth, or fact of: to acknowledge one's mistakes.
  • acousticophobia — Fear of noise.

16 letter words containing a, b

  • abdominocentesis — (surgery) Extraction of peritoneal fluid from the abdomen for evaluation, using a trocar.
  • accountabilities — the state of being accountable, liable, or answerable.
  • across-the-board — applying to all employees, members, groups, or categories; general: The across-the-board pay increase means a raise for all employees.
  • actinobacillosis — a disease of cattle and sheep, caused by infection with an Actinobacillus lignieresii and characterized by soft tissue lesions, esp of the tongue
  • adjustable-pitch — (of a marine or aircraft propeller) having blades whose pitch can be changed while the propeller is stationary, chiefly to suit various conditions of navigation or flight.

17 letter words containing a, b

  • aerobic-exercises — Also called aerobic exercises. (used with a plural verb) any of various sustained exercises, as jogging, rowing, swimming, or cycling, that stimulate and strengthen the heart and lungs, thereby improving the body's utilization of oxygen.
  • air-transportable — that can be transported by aircraft: air-transportable equipment.
  • aircraft-observer — someone or something that observes.

18 letter words containing a, b

  • abortion-on-demand — the right of a woman to have an abortion during the first six months of a pregnancy.
  • agammaglobulinemia — a condition of the blood, either congenital or acquired, in which there is near or complete absence of gamma globulin and a failure of the body to form antibodies, resulting in a frequent occurrence of infectious disease.

19 letter words containing a, b

  • aldridge-brownhills — a town in central England, in Walsall unitary authority, West Midlands: formed by the amalgamation of neighbouring towns in 1966. Pop: 35 525 (2001)
  • ambassador-at-large — an ambassador with special duties who may be sent to more than one government

20 letter words containing a, b

  • abetalipoproteinemia — a rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism due to an inability to synthesize certain apolipoproteins necessary for the transport of triglycerides, leading to diarrhea, steatorrhea, and failure to thrive.
  • acetylmethylcarbinol — acetoin.

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