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Words starting with ab

2 letter words starting with ab

  • ab — In some American universities, an AB is the same as a BA.
  • ab aeterno — from the most remote antiquity.
  • ab esse — absent.
  • ab extra — from the outside.
  • ab initio — from the start; from scratch

3 letter words starting with ab

  • 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 starting with ab

  • abab — A Turkish sailor who plies in coasting craft.
  • abac — (mathematics) A nomogram.
  • abas — Plural form of aba.
  • abay — (obsolete) Barking or baying of dogs at their prey. (Attested from around (1150 to 1350) until the late 17th century.).
  • 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)

5 letter words starting with ab

  • abaat — Eye dialect of about.
  • 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).

6 letter words starting with ab

  • abacas — Plural form of abaca.
  • abacot — (obsolete) misspelling of bycoket.
  • 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)

7 letter words starting with ab

  • abacate — Avocado.
  • abacist — a person skilled in using an abacus.
  • abactor — a cattle thief
  • abaddon — the Devil (Revelation 9:11)
  • abagtha — one of the seven eunuchs who served in the court of King Ahasuerus. Esther 1:10.

8 letter words starting with ab

  • abaculus — abaciscus.
  • abacuses — Plural form of abacus.
  • 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

9 letter words starting with ab

  • abacinate — (transitive, rare) To blind by holding a red-hot metal rod or plate before the eyes.
  • abaciscus — Architecture. a small abacus.
  • abactinal — (of organisms showing radial symmetry) situated away from or opposite to the mouth; aboral
  • abafungin — A broad-spectrum antifungal agent with a novel mechanism of action for the treatment of dermatomycosis.
  • abamperes — Plural form of abampere.

10 letter words starting with ab

  • 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.
  • abasements — Plural form of abasement.

11 letter words starting with ab

  • abacination — The act of abacinating, of blinding with the light from hot metal.
  • 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.
  • abandonness — The state, quality, or condition of abandon; abandonment.
  • abandonware — computer software which is no longer sold or supported by its publisher

12 letter words starting with ab

  • abandonments — Plural form of abandonment.
  • abbreviately — In an abbreviate way.
  • abbreviating — Present participle of abbreviate.
  • 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

13 letter words starting with ab

  • abandonedness — The state or quality of being abandoned.
  • 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)
  • abibliophobia — (humorous) Fear of running out of things to read.
  • abiogenically — in a way that does not involve living organisms

14 letter words starting with ab

  • abarticulation — (anatomy) An articulation, especially one that permits free motion in the joint; a hinge joint.
  • abdominopelvic — (anatomy) Of or pertaining to the abdomen and (the cavity of) the pelvis.
  • abdominoplasty — the surgical removal of excess skin and fat from the abdomen
  • abominableness — the state or quality of being abominable; loathsomeness
  • aboriculturist — One skilled in arboricultural matters; one who plants, tends and maintains trees.

15 letter words starting with ab

  • 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.
  • absorbabilities — Plural form of absorbability.
  • abstentiousness — The state or quality of being abstentious.

16 letter words starting with ab

18 letter words starting with ab

  • abortion-on-demand — the right of a woman to have an abortion during the first six months of a pregnancy.

20 letter words starting with ab

  • 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.

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