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ante cibum

 (a.c., AC) [an´te si´bum]
before meals.
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Abbreviation for L. ante cibum, before a meal or ante cibos, before meals.
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Latin ante cibum (before meals)
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Abbreviation for ante cibum; alternating current.
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Before food. A Latin abbreviation for ante cibos , still sometimes used in a prescription.
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Abbreviation for acetate.


AC, a.c.

Abbreviation for alternating current; ante cibum.
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