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ab-

 
word element [L.], from; off; away from.

ab-

, abs- Do not confuse words formed with this prefix and words formed with the prefix ad-.
1. From, away from, off.
2. Prefix applied to electrical units in the CGS-electromagnetic system to distinguish them from units in the CGS-electrostatic system (prefix stat-) and those in the metric system or SI (no prefix).
[L. ab, from, usually abs- before c, q, and t; often a- before m, p, or v]

ab-

word element [L.], from; off; away from.

ab-, abs-

prefixes meaning 'from, off, away from': abstract, abnormal.

ab-

Latin root for off, away from: as in, abduct.

ab-

off, away from: abduct

ab-

, abs-
1. Combining forms meaning from, away from, off.
2. Combining forms applied to electrical units in the CGS-electromagnetic system to distinguish them from units in the CGS-electrostatic system (prefix stat-) and those in the metric system or SI (no prefix).
[L. ab, from, usually abs- before c, q, and t; often a- before m, p, or v]

ab-

Prefix denoting from, outside, away from. From the Latin ab , from.

ab-

prefix denoting from, out of, away, apart.

ab-

, abs-Do not confuse words formed with this prefix with words formed with the prefix ad-.
Prefixes meaning from, away from, off.
[L. ab, from, usually abs- before c, q, and t; often a- before m, p, or v]

ab-

word element. [L.] from, off, away from.