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  1. Air Force Base
  2. acid-fast bacillus


Afb a.k.a. Arabic, Gulf Spoken Language: Gulf Arabic is a variety of the Arabic language spoken in Eastern Arabia around the coasts of the Persian Gulf in Kuwait, Iraq, Bahrain, eastern Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Iran and northern Oman. These dialects are mutually intelligible.

  • also known as Khaliji; Omani Bedawi Arabic; Qatari; Gulf Arabic; Gulf Spoken; Bedawi; Arabic, Gulf Spoken

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Google previewInvertebrate Medicine (2011)

by Gregory A. Lewbart

AFB is a capped brood disease of the honeybee Apis mellifera. It is an infectious and contagious disease due to a Gram-positive bacterium, Paenibacillus larvae ( Heyndrickx et al., 1996). It causes important economic losses worldwide.

Google previewMcGregor Range, New Mexico Land Withdrawal Renewal (NM,TX) (1999)

Environmental Impact Statement

However, because Holloman AFB is an active military installation that undergoes continuous change in mission and in training requirements, and because changes in U.S. Air Force missions unrelated to the selected action are anticipated to ...

Google previewStrength of Ships (1916)

by Athole James Murray

As the curve AFB is a parabola the line CD will be two-thirds the height of the parabola up from the base AB. The figured dimensions will be found to correspond to those obtained analytically. Shearing Forces in Beams. — It has been seen ...

Google previewPhilosophical Magazine (1888)

A Journal of Theoretical, Experimental and Applied Physics

Since AFB is a right angle, F always lies upon the circle described upon AB as diameter. Describe this circle. We may call it briefly the F circle. At A set off the angle BAD in the negative direction \.n equal to CAE, t. e. its tangent is equal. AE The ...

Google previewApplied Mechanics (2002)

Progress and Applications by Liangchi Zhang, Liyong Tong, John Gal

Introduction Axisymmetric free blowing (AFB) is blowing of hollow axisymmetric forms where the word "free" indicates that the blowing is unrestrained by contact with Solids or moulds. AFB is a technologically important process that describes ...

Google previewDevelopment and Implementation of Range-wide Mission and Major Capabilities at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico (2009)

Environmental Impact Statement

Holloman AFB is a major installation for military aircraft training and is located adjacent to the southeast comer of WSMR. This facility operates three active runways and is home to the German Air Force and the 49th Fighter Wing which is now ...

Google previewThe Ultimate Air Force Basic Training Guidebook (2010)

Tips, Tricks, and Tactics for Surviving Boot Camp by Nicholas Van Wormer

Bus Ride #1 The bus ride from the Airport to Lackland AFB is a relaxing trip. Not like the movie Forrest Gump where the driver yells and calls you names. That comes later. The driver is a civilian whose job is to drive the bus, not train trainees.

Google previewIntroduction to Quadratic Forms over Fields

by T.Y. Lam

If A is a CSGA over F, and B an SGA, then AFB is an SGA. In particular, (3) If A, B are both CSGAs over ...

Google previewFort Kamehameha Outfall Replacement for Wastewater Treatment Plant (2001)

Environmental Impact Statement

The shoreline fronting Hickam AFB is a popular ocean activities area. Ocean activities occur between the Reef Runway complex and the Pearl Harbor Channel and are concentrated on the shoreline at the Hickam Outdoor Recreation Facility, ...

Google previewHeadquarters Army Civilian Personnel System: HQ ACPERS Data Element Dictionary, December 2000

Air Force Air Training Command, Sheppard AFB, TX U.S. Army, Picatinny Arsenal, Picatinny, NJ Defense Mapping Agency, Washington Area, Fairfax, VA U.S. Air Force, Norton AFB, ...

Google previewArmy Dictionary and Desk Reference (2010)

by Tim Zurick USAR

USNORTHCOM, Peterson AFB, CO Special Operations Command, USSOCOM, MacDill AFB, FL Transportation Command, USTRANSCOM, Scott AFB, IL Strategic Command, ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of NATO and Other International Security Organizations (2008)

by Marco Rimanelli

Northern Command (formerly the Space Command, now NORTHCOM at Peterson AFB, Colorado) 6. CINC—PAC at Pacific Command (PAC) at Camp Smith, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, with responsibility over the Pacific Ocean (including Alaska, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Mycotoxins (2013)

by Martin Weidenbörner

|gg/kg |authority other complete feedstuffs |AFBI 10 » complementary feed- AFB, 30 55 stuffs for pigs and poultry (except young animals) ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Blindness and Vision Impairment (2002)

by Jill Sardegna, Susan Shelly, Scott Steidl

New York: AFB, 1984. ———. Aging and Vision. New York: AFB, 1987. ———. Career Choice for Blind and Visually Impaired Students: Career Planning and Placement Offices.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Special Education (2007)

A Reference for the Education of Children, Adolescents, and Adults with Disabilities and Other Exceptional Individuals by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen

The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), a nonprofit organization, was founded in 1921 to serve as the national partner of local services for the blind and visually impaired. The organization is a leading national resource for people who ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Special Education (2004)

A Reference for the Education of the Handicapped and Other Exceptional Children and Adults by Cecil R. Reynolds, Elaine Fletcher-Janzen

The American Foundation for the Blind (AFB), a nonprofit organization, was founded in 1921 to serve as the national partner of local services for the blind and visually impaired. The organization is a leading national resource for people who ...


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