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Definition of the noun abm

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noun - plural: ABMs

  1. a defensive missile designed to shoot down incoming intercontinental ballistic missiles
    • example: the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks placed limits on the deployment of ABMs
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of ABM: antiballistic missile
    • more generic term: guided missile = a rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices

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initialism

  1. [military] 'A'nti-'B'allistic 'M'issile.
  2. [banking] 'A'utomated 'B'ank 'M'achine.
  3. [management] 'A'ctivity-'b'ased 'm'anagement.

Place

Abm a.k.a. Northern Peninsula Airport is an airport serving Bamaga, a town near the northern tip of the Cape York Peninsula and is located 5 nautical miles southeast of Injinoo in Queensland, Australia. The airport is operated by the Northern Peninsula Area Regional Council. It was previously known as Bamaga Airport or Bamaga/Injinoo Airport and used the ICAO code YBAM.

Business

  1. ABM is a record label.
  2. ABM a.k.a. Associated Business Machines: Typewriter sales and service company Wellington New Zealand.

Miscellanea

  1. Abm a.k.a. Abanyom Language: Abanyom, or Bakor, is a language of the Ekoid subfamily of Niger–Congo. It is spoken by the Abanyom people in the Cross River State region of Nigeria, numbering about 12,500 people in 1986. A member of the Southern Bantoid group, Abanyom is fairly closely related to the Bantu languages. It is tonal and has a typical Niger–Congo noun class system.
    • also known as Befun, Bofon, Abanyum, Mbofon
  2. Abm is a file format.

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Google previewActivity Based Management (2001)

Improving Processes and Profitability by Brian Plowman

ABM is a key component of these measurement frameworks.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Geography (2006)

by Barney Warf

Agent-based modeling (ABM) is a technique used to build computer simulations. ... ABM is an important tool in human geography employed in evaluating hypotheses and ideas that might not be easily experimented with, evaluating “ what if” ...

Google previewAssessing and Measuring Environmental Impact and Sustainability (2015)

by Jiří J Klemeš

Any ABM is a multi-scale model with agent behavior “playing out” at ...

Google previewModelling in Ecological Economics (2004)

by John L. R. Proops, Paul Safonov

ABM is a tool for the study of social systems from the complex adaptive system perspective.

Google previewComputational Analysis of Firms’ Organization and Strategic Behaviour (2010)

by Edoardo Mollona

ABM is a technique in which models are composed of a number of subunits called “agents” that represent subentities of a social system. Agents may represent individuals, groups, firms or other entities. In computational simulation work the ...

Google previewNetworks in Society (2014)

Links and Language by Robert Stocker, Terry Bossomaier

An ABM is a model formalized in computer code that represents a collection of mathematical rules, applied to a clearly defined set of inputs [36, 45]. These rules transform the inputs into outputs, and, through systematic computation and ...

Google previewCCENT Study Guide (2013)

Exam 100-101 (ICND1) by Todd Lammle

P ABM Asynchronous Balanced Mode: When two stations can initiate a transmission, ABM is an HDLC (or one of its derived protocols) communication technology that supports peeroriented, point-to-point communications between both ...

Google previewKey Concepts and Techniques in GIS (2007)

by Jochen Albrecht

ABM is the conceptual primitive used to represent phenomena. In CA, this primitive is a static cell or pixel, a collection of which composes a layer of cells. Its dynamics involve each cell transferring information to its neighboring cells. An ABM ...

Google previewMathematical and Computational Analyses of Immunological Signaling Networks Affecting Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection (2008)

An ABM is a computer algorithm that encompasses any interactions capable of being programmed. Therefore, continuous and discrete spatiotemporal effects may be represented in any level of detail within the constraints of computational ...

Google previewHandbook of Quantitative Methods for Educational Research (2014)

by Timothy Teo

In this sense, one important feature of ABM is that it does not impose any a priori constraints on the mechanisms assumed to ...

Google previewAsia Bond Monitor - November 2012 (2012)

by Asian Development Bank

The ABM is a part of the Asia Bond Market Initiative (ABMI), an ASEAN+3 initiative supported by the Asian Development Bank and funded by the Government of Japan. 6 ADB Avenue, Mandaluyong City 1550 Metro Manila, Philippines Tel ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Military History (2004)

by James C. Bradford

An ABM system consists of sensors (either satellites with infrared systems or with sea- or ground-based radar) to detect the ICBMs, the actual weapons, and radars to guide the weapons to oncoming missiles. Early attempts, the Nike-Zeus and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy: A-J (2003)

by Jack Rabin

Activity-based management (ABM) takes the ABC model to the next logical step, providing information for operational...

Google previewThe Arms Control, Disarmament, and Military Security Dictionary (2007)

by Jeffrey M. Elliot, Robert Reginald

A series of arms control talks between the United States and the Soviet Union that resulted in the ABM treaty and the Interim Agreement. Negotiations began in November 1969, not ...

Google previewThe Greenwood Encyclopedia of International Relations: A-E (2002)

by Cathal J. Nolan

anti-ballistic missile, missile (ABM). Defensive weapons designed to confuse, deflect, or, in the extreme, shoot down incoming ballistic missiles.

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Politics (2004)

by David Robertson

Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty Durkheim this state of affairs was the result of the Industrial Revolution, which broke down the traditional pattern of existence that bound men together closely through deeply accepted cultural norms (see ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Politics (2015)

by David Professor Robertson

Anti-Ballistic Missile (ABM) Treaty Durkheim this state of affairs was the result of the Industrial Revolution, which broke down the traditional pattern of existence that bound men together closely through deeply accepted cultural norms (see ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3M3

The value of this 3-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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