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ABS

Abbreviation for:
abdominal muscles
abdominal surgery
able-bodied subjects
absent
absorption
acid-base status
acute bacterial sinusitis
acute-brain syndrome
Adaptive Behaviour Scale (Medspeak-UK)
admitting blood sugar
Adult Basic Skills (Medspeak-UK)
ageing-brain syndrome
amniotic-band sequence
amniotic-band syndrome
arterial blood sampling
at bed side
autonomous biological system

abs

Abbreviation for absolute.

abs

A colloquial term for the rectus abdominis muscles.
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ABS grafting copolymer with 60 wt% polybutadiene was blended with SAN copolymer at different ratios to prepare ABS with different rubber contents.
Also launching Versaflex OM 3000 series TPEs with "water clarity" and good overmolding adhesion to PC, ABS, PC/PETG, and PC/PBT.
I've had chronic posture problems, so I have to strengthen my abs and back.
Endex ABC 2750, a 50% active pelletized endothermic chemical foaming agent, is compatible with almost all thermoplastic polymers, including commodity polymers, engineering polymers such as ABS, acetal, PC, modified PPO/PPE, and polyolefin elastomers.
The revolving nature of dealer floorplan ABS present investors with additional manufacturer risk through vehicle sales rates and dealer defaults, which are factors less likely to impact performance of the static pools securitized in auto lease and auto loan ABS.
Working with ABS Consulting, we can provide joint customers with the information they need to make risk-informed decisions," said Scott Torbik, director of alliances of OpenPages.
Expandex tetrazoles for high-melting thermoplastics such as PC, nylon, thermoplastic polyesters (PET, PBT), ABS alloys, PPE/ PPO alloys, PPS, and polysulfone; Expandex 5-PT has a foaming range of 464 F and higher.
Baymod ABS powder modifiers for PVC include products for both rigid indoor and exterior weatherable applications.
This, combined with higher incentives, all negatively impact used vehicle values and drive up loss severity in auto ABS.
which for four years has supported R&D on "skin" flotation for recovering ABS, polypropylene, polyurethane foam, and copper from ASR.
Additionally, Senior Director Joe Tuczak says that delinquency rates on equipment lease ABS continued their steady decline even in the face of a dramatic increase in gas prices, which could have had an particularly adverse effect on truck/transportation equipment-backed securitizations.
NYsynblak NBR black masterbatches are used as combination impact modifiers and black concentrates for ABS and nylon.