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ac-

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 39 words.

assim. form of AD- before c, q. In OF., L. acc- was reduced to ac-, which appears

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<i>ac-</i>

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 16 words.

(ital., always hyphenated) Prefix denoting alicyclic. Often used in nomenclature for polycyclic compounds (e.g. ac-tetrahydro-2-naphthylamine).

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AC/DC <i>adj.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 341 words.

1 (also AC and DC) bisexual; usu. of a person but note cit. 1979.

c.1930 (ref.

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AC/DC - Ballbreaker

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 225 words.

Eternally in pursuit of the ultimate riff, AC/DC play with scowls on their faces and cojones in their music. Their

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AC/DC - Powerage

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 168 words.

With AC/DC’s third release, Powerage, the band was dispensing even heftier ammo from their hook-laden cartridge belt. With the

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AC <i>n.</i> (<i>US black</i>)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 49 words.

the Acura Legend, a popular automobile.

1999 Hip-Hop Connection Aug. 21: AC One of those fancy cars that all

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Nielsen, A. C.

Caron Schwartz Ellis.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 1049 words.

Nielsen, A. C. (05 September 1897–01 June 1980), market research engineer and business executive, was born Arthur Charles Nielsen in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Danish immigrant Rasmus...

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Gilbert, A. C.

Frederick J. Augustyn.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online December 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction. 1352 words.

Gilbert, A. C. (15 February 1884–25 January 1961), toy manufacturer, marketer, and lobbyist, was born Alfred Carlton Gilbert, the son of Frank Gilbert, a banker, and Charlotte Ann Hovenden...

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AC

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

Brit. abbr. aircraftman.

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AC

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Appellation contrôlée. See wine classification, France.

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ac

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

Anticlinal. See torsion angle.

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Ac

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

symbol for

1 actinium.

2 the acetyl group, CH3CO=.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 3 words.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

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Reference Entry. 3 words.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

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Reference Entry. 3 words.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

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Reference Entry. 3 words.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

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Reference Entry. 3 words.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

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Reference Entry. 3 words.

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ac

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 2 words.

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AC

Burt Vance.

in A Dictionary of Abbreviations

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. 3 words.

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