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(computer science)
A special function occurring in ALGOL, which yields the absolute value, or modulus, of its argument.


(mechanical engineering)

acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS)

A plastic used for piping in drainage systems, storm sewers, and underground electrical conduit.


(Automatic Backup System) See backup software.
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And ABS grafting copolymer with higher rubber content is difficult to process.
Effect of Rubber Content in ABS on the Properties of PC/ABS Blends
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Chinese firm supplies compounds for automotive and electrical parts, including ABS, PP, and nylon 6 and 66.
I've had chronic posture problems, so I have to strengthen my abs and back.
He's not working on his abs for the looks, he said.
The primary risks present in auto lease ABS transactions are credit risk and residual value risk, both of which would likely be affected by a manufacturer bankruptcy.
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Celogen AZNP-130 for molded and extruded HDPE, ABS, HIPS, PPO/PPE, TPO/TPE, TPU, TPR; Santoprene and Sarlink.
ABS Consulting provides organizations with risk identification, assessment/consequence analysis using robust probabilistic modeling, for both operational and catastrophe risk, allowing corporations to quantify the true nature of the risk they face and the level of residual risk that remains after any mitigation effort.